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Upcoming Construction & Events

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Questions? Email or call 206-684-ROAD.


The following activities may impact travel in Seattle. Note: Information is subject to change. Additional construction or events may be planned in the Seattle area.

January 20 to February 3, 2023

  • January 20: Full closure of I-90 between I-5 and Mercer Island Tunnel Friday 11 PM - 6 AM
  • January 20 - 23: Mercer St to Northbound I-5 closure 9 PM Friday to 4 AM Monday
  • January 21: Kraken vs Colorado Avalanche. At Climate Pledge Arena. Starts at 7:00 PM
  • January 21 - 22: Eastbound and westbound closure of SR 520 between I-5 and 84th Ave NE. 11 PM Saturday - 5 AM Monday
  • January 25: Kraken vs Vancouver Canucks. At Climate Pledge Arena. Starts at 7:00 PM


  • Weeknight closures of NB I-5 mainline between the I-5 collector-distributor and Olive Way. 9PM to 5AM nightly.
  • Weeknight (Mon - Thrs) closures of Montlake Blvd. on-ramp to EB SR520. 10PM to 6AM nightly through December 2023.
  • Starting August 12 through February 2023: I-5 express lanes reduced from four to three lanes from SR 520 to Mercer St.

Other Events

To view a more complete list of planned events and activities in the Seattle area click here.

SDOT Construction List
LocationDates and TimesProject Name / AgencyDescription of Traffic ImpactsUrl
Updated: 10/18/2019


Greg Spotts, Director
Address: 700 5th Ave, Suite 3800, Seattle, WA, 98104
Mailing Address: PO Box 34996, Seattle, WA, 98124-4996
Phone: (206) 684-7623

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