Over the next five years, Seattle’s downtown will be in a state of transition to meet the need of our growing city. We’re calling this the Seattle Squeeze.
It’s time to get ready. Starting January 11, 2019, the Puget Sound region will experience the longest closure of a major highway when WSDOT closes the Alaskan Way Viaduct to complete the work needed to open the SR 99 tunnel three weeks later. Everyone traveling in the region will be impacted.
Read more on our Seattle Squeeze Fact Sheet.
How long will it take to get there?
Should you leave now? Should you wait awhile? What makes the most sense? Find out now by visiting our Mobility Tracker! It will tell you what’s typical, the current conditions, and what’s expected to happen with traffic to and from the commercial core.
Information. It's the new infrastructure.
Together, the region will help you successfully navigate this period to make daily connections that keep you moving. If you have a question for us, we want to hear it!