First Hill Streetcar – Weekly Project Updates This Week: September 24th – September 30th

Full PDF copies of these updates are attached:

Weekly Project Update – Jackson #16.5

Weekly Project Update – Yesler #20

Weekly Project Update – Broadway #23



Weekend Intersection Closure at Broadway and Union

Weekday Work:

  • Denny to Howell
    • o Street restoration
  • Pine to Madison
    • o Trackway construction

• Madison to Columbia

  • o Storm drain and electrical duct bank installation
  • Jefferson intersection
    • o Electrical duct bank installation

Weeknight Work:

  • Madison intersection
    • o Storm drain installation

Weekend Work:

  • Union intersection
    • o Trackway construction

Traffic Advisory:

  • The intersection of Broadway and Union will be closed, with the exception of one northbound lane, the weekend of September 29th and 30th.
  • Broadway will be closed between Madison and Marion from 8:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. for up to two weeks beginning September 27th. There will be a signed detour.

Work Hours:

  • Weekdays  7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Weeknights  8:00 p.m. – 6:00 a.m.
  • Saturday  7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Sunday  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.



Expect Traffic Delays This Week on Yesler at 10th

Weekday Work:

  • Yesler – Broadway to Boren
    • o Water main installation
  • Yesler – 12thto 14th
    • o Traffic signal work
  • Jackson – 8th to 10th
    • o Water main installation

Work Hours:

  • Weekdays – 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.



Water Main, Storm Drain, and Electrical Duct Bank Installation

Weekday Work:

  • Electrical duct bank installation between 1st and 2nd   
  • Water main installation between 6th and 7th
  • Water main installation between 8th and 10th

Weekend Work:

  • Electrical duct bank and vault installation between 1st and 2nd
  • Water main installation between 6th and Maynard
  • Storm drain installation at 8th Avenue intersection
  • Work Hours:
  • Weekdays 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Weekend 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Note on Water Main Shutoffs:

October 6th – 7th will begin the first of three weekend water shutoffs in October for the Chinatown/International District. The shutoffs will begin at 10:00 p.m. on Saturdays and continue until 10:00 a.m. on Sundays. If your building will be affected you will receive a notice directly from Seattle Public Utilities at least 72 hours in advance.


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