Nighttime Work on Fourth Ave S between S Washington St and Jefferson St starting February 20

SDOT advises travelers that starting Monday, February 20, through the morning of Friday, February 24, 2017, complete nighttime closures of Fourth Ave S will take place between S Washington and Jefferson streets. These closures are needed to complete a series of structural components, such as girders and decking, for the new bridge as part of the Yesler Bridge Rehabilitation Project.

From Monday, February 20 through the morning of Friday, February 24, travelers can expect:

  • Complete nighttime closures of Fourth Ave S from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. between S Washington St and Jefferson St
  • Intermittent noise and lights generated by construction equipment between 5 p.m. and 10 p.m.
  • Detours for pedestrians, bicycles and vehicles. See detour routes here: www.seattle.gov/transportation/yeslerBridge.htm
  • Metro bus service may also be affected. For information about bus service and Rider Alerts, visit Metro Online at www.metro.kingcounty.gov/alerts/ or call 206-553-3000.

This work will improve the safety and reliability of Yesler Bridge while preserving its historical elements.  SDOT appreciates the public’s patience while this work is being done.  If you have questions, please call (206) 684-8684 or email: YeslerBridge@seattle.gov.

For more information on the Yesler Bridge Rehabilitation Project, please visit www.seattle.gov/transportation/yeslerBridge.htm.