QUESTIONS ABOUT CONSTRUCTION?

info@waterfrontseattle.org
(206) 499-8040

HAPPENING NOW

Between S King and Columbia streets:

  • Work will pause on Thursday, November 26 for the holiday weekend and resume Monday, November 30.
  • Minimal weekend work this Sunday, November 29 from 8 AM to 4 PM on S Main and S Washington streets for pavement marking, weather dependent.
  • Daytime work 7 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday next week.
  • Weekend work next Saturday, December 5 from 8 AM to 4 PM.
  • Northbound lane closure on Alaskan Way S between S Dearborn and S Main streets, starting Monday, November 30; two-way traffic and pedestrian access will be maintained; follow posted signs and directions from flaggers for safe access. View our construction flyer for more information.
  • Temporary parking restrictions for weather-dependent work on S Main and S Washington streets starting as early as Sunday, November 29; follow restrictions noted on posted signs.
  • S Main St closed at Alaskan Way S; two-way traffic will be maintained for local access between Alaskan Way S and 1st Ave S via 1st Ave S; follow posted signs for safe access.
  • S Washington St closed at Alaskan Way S; two-way traffic will be maintained for local access between Alaskan Way S and 1st Ave S via 1st Ave S; follow posted signs for safe access.
  • Eastbound lane and south Alaskan Way S crosswalk closure on Yesler Way; two-way traffic and pedestrian access will be maintained; follow posted signs and directions from flaggers for safe access.
  • Access to businesses and residences remains open.

Coming soon: 

  • As early as December 11, Alaskan Way traffic in Pioneer Square will shift east onto the newly rebuilt Alaskan Way roadway between S King and Columbia streets, while the construction zone moves to the west side. View our construction flyer for more information.
  • As early as December 11, S Washington St between Alaskan Way S and 1st Ave S will permanently change to become a single-lane, westbound-only street. View our construction flyer and FAQ for more information.

Other Area Projects: 

  • Construction of the citizenM hotel at the northeast corner of Yesler and Alaskan ways is in progress:  Visit Mortenson’s website for more information. 
  • Construction of The Jack at S Jackson Street between 1st Avenue and Alaskan Way S is on pause until further notice: If you have any questions, contact Torrey Davis or Michael Orme

PROJECTS IN THIS AREA

Alaskan Way Construction

Waterfront Seattle is building a new Alaskan Way in the footprint of the former viaduct. Our work zones will span from S King to Pike Street. Activities include establishing work zones, mobilizing equipment, potholing work, breaking pavement and excavation for utility installation. For more information, view the Alaskan Way Construction Flyer.

Alaskan Way traffic will shift to the east, in the footprint of the former viaduct, onto the newly rebuilt roadway between S King and Columbia streets. This shift will take place on December 11th, 2020. For more information, view the flyer and FAQs. This traffic switch also includes a traffic revision coming to S Washington St, check out our S Washington St flyer for more information.