The Clog, a blog on all things I-5 construction, will be your one-stop shop during the closure. It offers the latest news and updates, tips on alternate routes and transit, maps and gives you a chance to share your tales from the road. Check back for updates and read what others are saying.
August 3, 2007 12:02 PM
Posted by Cory Tolbert Haik
The state Department of Transportation is calling this month's lane closures of northbound Interstate 5, from the night of Aug. 10 until Aug. 29, the biggest shutdown ever, for the highway backups that might result.
Here are some useful web resources:
Elliott Bay Water Taxi: West Seattle to downtown
For carpooling and ride-matching or 1-888-814-1300
Customer service for Pierce Transit, including Sound Transit routes leaving Pierce County or 253-581-8000
Seattle Department of Transportation "Frequently Asked Questions"
Aug 20, 07 - 12:18 PM
Wet roads not slowing drivers; construction moves ahead
Aug 17, 07 - 08:17 AM
One rider: Sounder seemed less crowded today
Aug 17, 07 - 07:28 AM
I-5 clogging; alternate routes urged
Aug 16, 07 - 04:01 PM
Lanes reopended where brush fire caused -5 lane closures near SeaTac
Aug 16, 07 - 12:00 PM
Sound transit ridership continues to drop