Washington State Department of Transportation bridge maintenance crews will close lanes and ramps on southbound I-5 between Northeast 50th Street and Boylston Avenue to perform deck repair work on the Ship Canal Bridge.
- Saturday, Sept. 30 – The two left lanes of southbound I-5 will be closed from 2 to 10 a.m.
- Sunday, Oct. 1 – The two right lanes of southbound I-5, and the Northeast 45th Street on-ramp to southbound I-5, will be closed from 2 to 10 a.m.
Travelers heading south should expect backups to form around 8 a.m., and continue to build until all lanes reopen. The I-5 express lanes will still open southbound at 8 a.m.
In the Seattle area, drivers can get real-time traffic information on their phone with the WSDOT traffic app, tracking the WSDOT traffic Twitter feed and get advanced information from the Seattle Area Construction Page.