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  • Viadoom

    A final Viadoom pep talk for your morning commute

    Here to help get with your last-second preparations is KIRO Radio's resident traffic guru, Chris Sullivan, who has a little advice as you brave your morning commute.
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    Viadoom begins: Initial traffic manageable, but Day 2 could still be ‘awful’

    The Alaskan Way Viaduct closed to traffic for good Friday night and now drivers must deal with the effects of losing the waterfront freeway. This is a real-time account of Seattle traffic.
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    By land, by rail, or by sea: How to beat Seattle’s Viadoom

    If you're trying to beat Viadoom, aka the Seattle Squeeze, then you are going to have to be creative and learn new ways to get around the region.
  • Sound Transit

    Viadoom commute: How will train service be affected by the viaduct closure?

    Do you commute to work every day on light rail or the Sounder train? This will be a decent option during Viadoom to get into downtown Seattle, especially if you live in the south end.
  • Viaduct closure

    Will SPD hammer drivers with tickets, towing during viaduct closure?

    The City of Seattle said it's ready to handle the upcoming three week closure of Highway 99 through Seattle, but just how far is it willing to go to keep the streets open?
  • Viadoom

    The best ways to get into downtown Seattle during Viadoom

    Viadoom is coming and there’s nothing we can do about it, except try to drive around. Starting this Friday, Jan. 11, Seattle’s Alaskan Way Viaduct will close without a replacement for three weeks.
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    How the viaduct closure will affect light rail, Sounder, and freight trains

    With the Alaskan Way Viaduct closure just away, KIRO listeners are hitting us up on their commutes about what they can do to get around. Today, I'm talking light rail and Sounder service as options.
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    Port of Seattle preps for Alaskan Way Viaduct closure

    We have a lot of truck drivers that listen to Seattle's Morning News, and they have been hitting me up for any info on potential changes to Port of Seattle operations because of the Highway 99 closure. 
  • Viadoom commute

    Viadoom commute: Driving to Seattle from Southeast King County

    KIRO Radio’s Traffic Reporter Tracy Taylor breaks down the commute from Southeast King County after the Alaskan Way Viaduct closes for good.
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    What to expect for getting around the Puget Sound area in 2019

    Drivers beware: major transportation changes are coming to the Puget Sound area in 2019. From the viaduct closure to I-5 developments, new ferry service to major light rail and streetcar decisions.