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More floating-bridge pontoons arriving on Lake Washington

SEATTLE – More pontoons for State Route 520’s new floating bridge are about to arrive in Lake Washington.

The first of two supplemental pontoons being towed this week from Tacoma to Lake Washington is scheduled to reach the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks late this afternoon or early evening, Wednesday, March 12. Tug boats then will guide the massive concrete box through the Lake Washington Ship Canal before reaching the lake’s western shore, likely in midevening. A second Tacoma-built supplemental …read more

From: WSDOT Northwest Travel News