Roadway work on First Ave NE near Northgate, Aug. 20-21

First Avenue Northeast, from Northeast 112th  to Northeast 117th streets, will receive a new asphalt surface next week. Crews from the Seattle Department of Transportation will grind off the old surface and apply new asphalt on Wednesday and Thursday, Aug. 20 and 21, if weather permits. Traffic will be detoured using Meridian Avenue Northeast and Fifth Avenue Northeast from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.