6:07 AM: Good morning. Partly sunny forecast today.


West Marginal Way – SDOT says the sidewalk work on the west side of the street north of the Duwamish Tribe longhouse will happen this weekend and next

35th/Graham – The work zone has expanded into both southbound lanes of 35th at Graham, so it’s one lane each way using the northbound side.

Fauntleroy/Juneau – Lane-reducing work here

Delridge projectThis week’s plan spotlights the 21st/Delridge closure and says the end is in sight for Delridge/Orchard.

SW Yancy east of Avalon – Still closed for utility work related to housing construction.


Washington State Ferries is delaying the return to 3-boat service on the Triangle Route for at least another month.

The West Seattle Water Taxi continues on its spring/summer schedule – all day, 7 days a week, plus Friday and Saturday evenings; the free 773 and 775 shuttles are running daily too.

Metro is on its regular schedule.


416th morning without the West Seattle Bridge. Here’s how it’s looking on other bridges and routes:

Low Bridge: 18th week for automated enforcement cameras; restrictions are in effect 5 am-9 pm daily – except weekends, when the bridge is open to all until 8 am Saturday and Sunday mornings. (Access applications are now available for some categories of drivers.)

Here’s a low-bridge view:

West Marginal Way at Highland Park Way:

Highland Park Way/Holden:

The 5-way intersection (Spokane/West Marginal/Delridge/Chelan):

And the 1st Avenue South Bridge (map):

For the South Park Bridge (map), here’s the nearest camera:

Are bridges opening for boats or barges? Check the @SDOTBridges Twitter feed.

See all local traffic cams here; locally relevant cameras are also shown on this WSB page.

Trouble on the streets/paths/bridges/water? Please let us know – text (but not if you’re driving!) 206-293-6302.

3 Replies to "ROAD WORK, TRAFFIC, WEATHER: Thursday watch"

  • Lisa May 13, 2021 (6:51 am)

    Watching with interest how quickly the Memphis bridge gets fixed. 

  • Laura B May 13, 2021 (4:32 pm)

    Is there any word on how much longer Yancy will be closed? Your post on 3/31/2021 said it was only supposed to be a few weeks. Perhaps I’ve missed some updates. Thanks!

    • WSB May 13, 2021 (5:50 pm)

      yes, we updated it late last month, “design delays” stretched it out weeks longer. I am overdue in checking back.

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