‘Viadoom’ averted during Monday commutes amid viaduct closure
MyNorthwest.com | May 2, 2016 5:19 amDrivers should prepare for heavy traffic during the first Monday morning commute without the Alaskan Way Viaduct in Seattle.
Did you know Bertha whistles while she works?
Jillian Raftery | April 29, 2016 5:58 amBertha the tunnel boring machine is considered one of the biggest and most powerful pieces of mining technology to ever be released. But, ever wonder…
State: ‘Whatever happens’ during viaduct closure, it will be handled
MyNorthwest.com | April 28, 2016 5:48 amIf something happens on the detoured routes while the Alaskan Way Viaduct in Seattle is closed, the state says it will handle the problem as…
Seattle taking away parking during viaduct closure
Dyer Oxley | April 27, 2016 7:36 pmWSDOT plans to take away parking along these key streets while the Alaskan Way Viaduct is closed for two weeks. And that's not all that's…
Alternate routes to avoid when Seattle’s viaduct closes for 2 weeks
Dyer Oxley | April 27, 2016 5:26 amSome roads and freeways will be worse hit than others when Seattle's Alaskan Way Viaduct closes for two weeks. Some drivers will experience 50 percent…
Lingering questions about new 520 bridge answered
Chris Sullivan | April 26, 2016 9:29 amNow that the ribbons have been cut and drivers have had their first taste of the new 520 floating bridge, it's time to tie up…
Seattle lesson: Don’t pick up strangers off the street
Candy Harper | April 25, 2016 5:30 pmA man pulled over in Seattle to offer a ride to a woman he never met. As it turns out, she ended up taking him…
Water Taxi preparing for 200 percent more riders during viaduct closure
KIRO 7 News | April 25, 2016 2:00 pmThe two-week closure of the Alaskan Way Viaduct starting Friday will have major traffic ripple effects including thousands of people using the King County Water…
World’s longest floating bridge ‘fully functioning’, more work lays ahead
Kipp Robertson | April 25, 2016 6:56 amAfter crews finished their work, about four hours ahead of time, the state opened the eastbound and westbound lanes of the 520 bridge on Monday.
It’s your last chance to drive on the original 520 floating bridge
Chris Sullivan | April 22, 2016 8:17 amIt's your last day to drive on the original 520 floating bridge. The bridge closes for good at 11 p.m. Friday as the state transitions…