West Seattle Blog… | WEATHER, TRAFFIC, ROAD WORKS: Tuesday info
6:03 am: Hello, First off a reminder – if you have solid waste pickup on Tuesday make sure it’s gone – crews started at 6am this morning instead of the usual 7 due to the weather. As for that, he finally returned to the 60s overnight, but another warmer than normal day is expected. No more triple digits, however.
Looped pavement – The 36th SW was closed in Oregon for a sinkhole, and the 40th / Holly has a problem as well.
Delridge Project – Station works as well as road works are on the program for this week.
FERRIES / BUS
Regular schedule for buses and ferries, however Subway requires patience as they readjust the post-record heat. (We’ll talk about the next holiday weekend starting tomorrow.)
Watch @kcmetrobus for the word of bus cancellations, @wsferries for the major changes of the WSF.
BRIDGES AND DETOUR ROUTES
463rd morning without the West Seattle Bridge. Here are the views of the other bridges and roads:
Low bridge: 25th week for automated monitoring cameras; restrictions are in effect from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily – except weekends, when the bridge is open to everyone until 8 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday mornings. (Access applications are available for certain categories of drivers.)
West Marginal Way to Highland Park Way:
Highland Park Way / Holden:
The 5-lane junction (Spokane / Marginal West / Delridge / Chelan):
And the South Bridge of 1st Avenue (menu):
For the South Park Bridge (map), here is the closest camera:
Do draw / swing bridges open for boats or barges? To see the @SDOTbridges Twitter feed. (1st Ave. South Bridge openings are also tweeted on @wsdot_traffic.)
View all local traffic cameras here; locally relevant cameras are also on this WSB page.
Problems in the streets / paths / bridges / water? Please let us know – SMS (but not if you are driving!) 206-293-6302.