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City of Renton Arterial Traffic Impacts

Week of August 21, 2017  

Note:   All projects are weather permitting and unless otherwise noted streets will always remain open. 

South 2nd and Main Avenue South
Monday, August 21st through Sunday, August 27th.
Lane closures due to road construction for the 2nd and Main Capital Improvement Project. An approved traffic control plan has been issued and will be followed. Questions can be directed to Keith Wooley, 425-430-7318.

Park Avenue North, Garden Avenue North, North 3rd Street, and North 4th Street
Monday, August 21st through August 2018, 8:30 am to 4:45 pm.
Additional construction traffic due to the construction of Sartori Elementary School at the 300 block of Park Avenue North and Garden Avenue North. Questions may be directed to Patrick DeCaro, 425-207-6013.

S 14th Street
Monday, August 21st through Sunday, August 27th.
Road Closure on South 14th Street between Smithers Avenue S through Davis Avenue S for utility construction. Approved traffic control plans have been issued for all work and will be followed. Questions may be directed to Patrick DeCaro, 425-207-6013.

SW 43rd Street and Lind Avenue SE
Monday, August 21th through Friday, August 25th, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Sidewalk closures along the west side of Lind Avenue SW between SW 41st Street and SW 43rd Street and along the north side of SW 43rd Street between Lind Avenue SW and Oaksdale Avenue SW due to sidewalk construction. Approved traffic control plans have been issued for all work and will be followed. Questions may be directed to Tom Main, 206-999-1833.

116th Avenue SE
Wednesday, August 23rd through Friday, August 25th, 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.
Intermittent lane closure south of SE Petrovitsky Road along the west side of 116th Avenue SE due to construction. Approved traffic control plans have been issued for all work and will be followed. Questions may be directed to Tom Main, 206-999-1833.

Union Avenue NE
Monday, August 21st through Friday, August 25th, 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.
Northbound lane closure on Union Avenue NE near NE 27th Place due to utility construction. Approved traffic control plans have been issued for all work and will be followed. Questions may be directed to Brad Stocco, 425-282-2373.

Talbot Road South
Monday, August 21st through Friday, August 25th.
Single lane closure along the northbound Talbot Road S between northbound I-405 on-ramp to the southbound I-405 off-ramp for I-405 Direct Connector Project. Questions may be directed to Rohini Nair, 206-999-1822.

Monday, August 21st through Friday, August 25th, 10:00 pm to 4:30 am.
Talbot Road South between the northbound I-405 on-ramp to the southbound I-405 off-ramp will be fully closed. Detours will be provided for both the southbound and northbound directions of Talbot Road South. Questions may be directed to Rohini Nair, 206-999-1822.


MAPLE VALLEY HIGHWAY PROJECT 

Monday, July 10 through approximately Friday, October 6, 2017: WSDOT will be repaving and installing sidewalk upgrades along a portion of Maple Valley Highway (SR 169) between 140th Avenue SE (MP 22.86) and Blaine Drive Vic (MP 24.84).  Construction will occur during daytime and nighttime hours and will result in a reduction of lanes as outlined below:

Daytime closures (up to 1 lane at a time in either the westbound or eastbound direction, not concurrently):

  • Westbound – Lane closure permitted between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
  • Eastbound – Lane closure permitted between 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Nighttime closures (up to 2 lanes will be permitted in either the westbound and/or eastbound direction:

  • Westbound – Lane closures permitted between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m., Sunday through Friday.
  • Westbound – Lane closures permitted between 9 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday.
  • Eastbound – Lane closures permitted between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m., Sunday through Friday.
  • Eastbound – Lane closures permitted between 10 p.m. Saturday to 7 a.m. Sunday.

A map from WSDOT showing the location of the project and a copy of the traffic control plan, including the lane closure schedule are available tonight on the back table.  For more information please visit the project website. Questions may be directed to Lisa Van Cise, WSDOT Communications at (206) 440-4702.


City of Kent

Tuesday, July 10 through approximately Friday, September 1, 2017:  The City of Kent will be conducting a pavement rehabilitation project along 80th Avenue South between South 194th Street and South 190th Street.  This project is near the City of Renton border. Lane reductions and/or closures may impact Renton residents.  A map of the affected area is available tonight on the back table.  Questions may be directed to City of Kent Pavement Manager Joe Araucto at (253) 856-5664 or via email at jaraucto@kentwa.gov.