Night work on 1st Avenue NE ahead of Northgate Station construction

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Sound Transit's contractor will restripe 1st Ave NE, and set up traffic barriers at night ahead of the of work on the Northgate Station in mid-January. This work requires crews to close the road on Jan. 3rd and 4th from 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. No high impact noise activities (such as jackhammering or saw-cutting) are scheduled to take place. Access to homes and businesses will be maintained.

Map of lane closures on 1st Ave NE in Northgate.

What to expect:

  • Increased truck traffic in the area
  • Flashing lights from trucks
  • Intermittent noise associated with grinding and other construction activities

Vehicle detour:

  • Northbound traffic: Turn east on NE 92nd Street to Fifth Avenue NE. Turn north on Fifth Avenue NE to NE 103rd Street. Turn west on NE 103rd Street to First Avenue NE.
  • Southbound traffic: Turn east on NE 103rd Street. Turn south on Fifth Avenue NE. Turn west on NE 92nd Street to First Avenue NE.