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Utility work on Martin Luther King Jr. Way near Tacoma General Hospital continues

Crews are installing underground utilities on Martin Luther King Jr. Way south of S. 3rd Street near Tacoma General Hospital. The contractor is working in front of the Baker Center driveway, closing…

Construction and traffic impacts for the week of March 16

With the coronavirus crisis, crews currently are working regular hours and following health and safety measures, such as washing hands and social distancing. At the moment, construction continues on…

Installing track on Martin Luther King Jr. Way from S. 15th Street to S. 13th Street 

The contractor will continue installing track on the west side of Martin Luther King Jr. Way, moving to the area from S. 15th St. to S. 13th St. MLK Jr. Way southbound will be closed from Earnest…

N. 1st Street closes between Tacoma Avenue and Yakima Avenue for track installation

N. 1st Street is closed between Tacoma Avenue and Yakima Avenue in both directions to install track, beginning on March 2. The track installation process will take about 10 weeks. During this time,…

Hilltop Tacoma Link construction to close N. 1st St. from N. Tacoma Ave. to Yakima Ave.

The Hilltop Tacoma Link Extension project is planning to completely close North 1st Street from just south of Tacoma Avenue to Yakima Avenue beginning March 2 for the next 10 weeks in order to…