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A resounding success: Drivers change habits for I-90 roadwork near Bellevue

MERCER ISLAND – While contractor crews toiled to replace two massive expansion joints on the westbound Interstate 90 East Channel Bridge near Mercer Island, most drivers heeded the warnings and steered clear of the construction zone for the week. …read more

From: WSDOT Northwest Travel News

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Blue Angels return to the skies mean closures of I-90 bridge during Seafair

The supersonic boom of the F/A-18 Blue Angels over Seattle is sure to thrill crowds during Seafair, but drivers are going to need to plan an alternate route to prevent their travel plans from going bust while the jets are airborne. …read more

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Contractor named for significant stretch of new SR 520

SEATTLE – With the contract for the West Approach Bridge North Project awarded, crews are one step closer to breaking ground in Seattle on the State Route 520 Bridge Replacement and HOV Program. The 6,100-foot-long structure will carry traffic across the westbound lanes of SR 520 from the new floating bridge to Montlake.

The Washington State Department of Transportation received five contactor proposals for the project. Of those, Flatiron West Inc. submitted the lowest bid of $199.5 million …read more

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Travelers heeded advice; no major weekend delays during I-90 expansion joint replacement project

MERCER ISLAND – Weekend traffic flowed smoothly for the majority of the weekend despite westbound Interstate 90 being reduced to just a single lane at Bellevue Way for major expansion joint repair. …read more

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Officials celebrate completion of Eastbound Nalley Valley Project

State and local officials gathered today to commemorate the near completion of a three-year highway construction project in the heart of Tacoma. …read more

From: WSDOT Olympic Travel News

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Counting down the days: I-90 work near Bellevue starts Friday night

MERCER ISLAND – The difficult and time-consuming project to replace two old bridge expansion joints on westbound Interstate 90 near Mercer Island begins at 8 p.m. Friday, July 18. …read more

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Southbound I-5 lanes will shift temporarily near Arlington for Stillaguamish River Bridge renovation

By the morning commute on Tuesday, July 22, both directions of I-5 will share the northbound Stillaguamish River Bridge. Both north and southbound drivers should expect delays as crews work over the next four months. …read more

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