The demolition of the structures at the U District Station site is almost finished

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The demolition of the structures at the U District Station site is almost finished - only a portion of the former UW Building A wall is left in place.  The contractor has inserted the CDF material into the former UW Building A basement and is hardening, or "curing." 

What you can expect in the next two weeks at the U District construction site? See map for location.

Two week look ahead (as of 7/3/13)*:

  • Continue demolition of the former UW Building A's structure
  • Start demolition of the former UW Building A's foundation
  • Alley traffic impacts located between NE 43rd and NE 45th streets
  • Sorting and hauling away of materials
  • Grade the construction site and prepare for asphalt paving
  • Construction vehicle traffic/use (concrete trucks, vacuum trucks, excavator, jackhammers, concrete cutting)
  • Use of generators
  • Temporary sidewalk closures and street parking restrictions adjacent to the construction work.  Follow detour signage and use designated crosswalks 


On the horizon (7/16/13 and on)*

  • Pave the former UW Building A and Chase Bank sites with asphalt

The work hours are generally Monday - Friday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.*

*Construction schedules are subject to change. Notifications will be sent out for significant changes.

For more information
Please contact Wilbert Santos at (206) 398-5300 or northlink@soundtransit.org or visit the U District Station webpage.

Report construction issues (after business hours) to the 24-Hour construction hotline at 1 (888) 298-2395.

Stay safe and sound around light rail construction

  • Obey pedestrian traffic signals
  • Cross the street only at designated crosswalks