ROAD WORK, TRAFFIC, WEATHER: Tuesday begins

6:06 AM: Good morning, Cloudy forecast today.

ROAD WORK

Roxbury repaving – This is scheduled to continue today, 7 am-4 pm, between 24th and 25th.

New today: SW Genesee – For the next week or so, Genesee will be down to one lane, alternating, between 26th and 30th, because of vehicles working on the nearby “pond.” As explained here, the work is expected to happen 7 am-6 pm.

Delridge project – Southbound Delridge is still closed between Holden and Trenton. So is Henderson on the east side of Delridge; other closures are ahead, according to this week’s update.

TRANSIT

Buses are on their regular schedules – except for the Route 120 reroute because of the southbound Delridge Way work and the Route 128 reroute because of the SW Henderson closure east of Delridge. Watch @kcmetrobus for word of bus cancellations.

For ferries, regular schedule. Watch and @wsferries for updates.

BRIDGES AND DETOUR ROUTES

484th morning without the West Seattle Bridge. Here are the views of other bridges and routes:

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

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 draw/swing bridges opening for boats or barges? See the @SDOTBridges Twitter feed. (1st Ave. South Bridge openings also are tweeted on @wsdot_traffic.)

See all local traffic cams here; locally relevant cameras are also 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.

4 Replies to "ROAD WORK, TRAFFIC, WEATHER: Tuesday begins"

  • Allan July 20, 2021 (9:12 am)

    Traffic is terrible today.  Lisa Herbold where are you today?

  • Sasquatch July 20, 2021 (10:46 am)

    Just tried the detour on West marginal to get to Costco and it was backed up about a mile from the Highland Park intersection heading south. Never seen it that bad. We ended up just turning around and coming back home. Now I’m going to cancel my Costco membership. 

  • waikikigirl July 20, 2021 (6:51 pm)

    HUH? What you said makes no sense…Costco had nothing to do with the traffic jam why are you cancelling your membership??? 

  • Graciano July 20, 2021 (7:09 pm)

    If a mile back up gets you to cancel your Costco membership, You should try driving on I-5 south bound towards Tacoma about 4pm. That will get you to sell your car and call the State and cancel your drivers license. 

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