Overnight construction work this Thursday, March 27

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Construction crews building the U District Station will be installing a temporary construction office during the overnight hours on Thursday, Mar. 27 and throughout the day on Friday, Mar. 28. The office will be located at the corner of 12th Avenue NE and NE 43rd Street in the U District.

Heavy equipment, including a crane, semi- and flatbed trucks, lighting, and construction trailers, will arrive onsite around 9 p.m. on Thursday.

Construction impacts will include:

  • Noise from continuously running engines while crews use a crane to unload the trailers
  • Noise from placement of the trailers onsite
  • Lighting to illuminate the work area

This work is being completed during the overnight hours to minimize disruptions to the traveling public.

Sound Transit has received a noise variance from the City of Seattle to perform this work. Trucks must use broadband alarms. Sound attenuation will be used to minimize noise impacts to the extent possible.

This work is expected to be completed on Friday, Mar. 28, by 8 pm.

U District Station
The U District Station is under construction on Brooklyn Avenue NE between NE 45th and NE 43rd streets. The station is part of the future 4.3-mile Northgate Link Extension connecting Northgate, Roosevelt, and U District neighborhoods to downtown Seattle and Sea-Tac Airport.

For More Information:
Web: soundtransit.org/udistrictstation
Phone: (206) 398-5300
Email: northlink@soundtransit.org
Construction Hotline: For issues that need immediate attention after normal business hours, call Sound Transit's 24-hour construction hotline: 1 (888) 298-2395.