Traffic Alerts

CURRENT TRAFFIC ALERTS DUE TO CONSTRUCTION
(See map below)
Updated 10/21/19

1.  Atlas 236 – 55th Avenue W and 236th Street SW

Expect lane shifts on 56th Avenue W and 236th St SW.  Sidewalk will be closed on east side of 56th Ave. W between 236th St. SW and 235th St. SW during the day.  Also expect lane delays on 55th Ave. W.

2.  Main Street Revitalization – 236th Street SW and 58th Avenue W

The Main Street Revitalization Project on 236th Street SW and 56th Avenue W will be laying a vault at the intersection. On Monday, 56th Ave. W between 236th St. SW and 237th St. SW will be closed.  Detours will be in effect.  Tuesday through Thursday, expect lane shifts and closures on 56th Ave. W, south of 236th ST.SW.  Flaggers and a uniformed police officer will be assisting the flow of traffic through the intersection.

On 236th St. SW, construction of the curb and sidewalk on the north side of the roadway will result in lane shifts and flagging operation throughout the week.

Businesses near this intersection will remain accessible and we encourage the community to continue to visit them during this time.

3.  Sound Transit

WSDOT’s I‑5 Right-of-Way:  Tree removal and preliminary grading activity are ongoing. Lane shifts and reductions in the number of I‑5 travel lanes are scheduled during overnight periods. Overnight closures of the on and off-ramps at 220th St SW are possible throughout this week, including both weekend and weekday nights.

The existing surface parking lot at the MLT Transit Center will close next week.  The temporary parking lot at the former Roger’s Market site between 56th Ave. W and 58th Ave. W, north of 232nd St. SW will provide drivers with parking for the displaced parking and provide shuttle service to and from the MLT Transit Center.  Shuttle’s will be running every 10 minutes.

4.  Sound Transit

Mastec, contractor for Verizon will be placing new conduit for their services.   Pedestrian and vehicular traffic should expect delays on 66th Avenue W, northbound on the east side of the road from 218th St. SW to the Interurban Trail.  The duration of this project is approximately two weeks.

5.  Sound Transit

At the intersection of 240th St. SW and 55th Ave. W, utility connections will be taking place.  Expect lane closures in the immediate vicinity.