Temporary sidewalk closure and lane of traffic on NE Northgate Way

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Starting November 19th, Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) will be working on NE Northgate Way between 1st Avenue NE to 3rd Avenue NE to improve asphalt on the sidewalk for pedestrians and bicyclists. This sidewalk improvement is part of Sound Transit’s pedestrian/bicyclist detour route for the Lynnwood Link Extension project.


Short-term sidewalk closure and lane reduction for westbound traffic on NE Northgate Way.


Sidewalk closure and lane reduction will start Tuesday, November 19th and will be complete in approximately one week. Work hours will run from 6:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Traffic lane will re-open after work hours.


Closure of north sidewalk and reduction of westbound lane of traffic will be NE Northgate Way between 1st Ave NE and 3rd Ave NE (see map). Pedestrians must detour to the south sidewalk on NE Northgate Way. 


  • Driveway will remain open on 2nd Avenue Northeast.
Northgate Sidewalk work map