6th Ave Closures for Paving Project and I-5 Offramp Closures Scheduled to Begin April 7

SDOT is advising travelers of several traffic revisions related to the 6th Ave Paving Project. This work is weather-dependent and subject to change. Anticipated closures of the Seneca St offramp on April 9 and April 10 are dependent upon weather and coordination with nearby WSDOT work on I-5. SDOT would like to thank the public for its patience while this work is being completed.

Beginning at 8 a.m. on Saturday, April 7, travelers can expect:

  • 6th Ave to be closed daily between Madison and Marion streets on Saturday, April 7 and Sunday, April 8
  • Work hours from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 7 and Sunday, April 8
  • The bus stop at the SE corner of 6th Ave and Madison St will be temporarily relocated during work hours. For King County Metro routes and stops, please visit King County Metro here

From 9 p.m. Monday, April 9 to 5 a.m. Tuesday, April 10, travelers can expect:

  • The left lane of the northbound I-5 offramp to Seneca St will be closed
  • The southern lane of Seneca St and the western lane of 6th Ave near the intersection will be closed

From 9 p.m. Tuesday, April 10 to 5 a.m. Wednesday, April 11, travelers can expect:

  • The northbound I-5 offramp to Seneca St will be closed
  • The southern lane of Seneca St and the western lane of 6th Ave near the intersection also be closed

What to expect during closures:

  • No local access during work hours
  • A uniformed police officer will be onsite during work hours to direct traffic
  • Access to businesses, hotels, and residences on 6th Ave will be maintained
  • The work is expected to create construction-related noise, dust, vibration, and concrete odor

For more information on this project, please click here. If you have questions or concerns, please contact the construction outreach team at 6thAvePaving@seattle.gov, or (206) 727-3669.