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Hilltop Tacoma Link construction to close intersection of North Tacoma Avenue and North 1st Street

The Hilltop Tacoma Link project is planning to completely close the intersection of North Tacoma Avenue and North 1st Street beginning Wednesday, January 22 in order to install two sets of tracks…

Utility work on Martin Luther King Jr. Way from Division Ave. to S. 3rd St. starts this week 

This week, the contractor will start installing a deep sewer line on the west side of Martin Luther King Jr. Way from Division Ave. to S. 3rd St., and the southbound lane on MLK Jr. Way will be…

Traffic signal and utility work in N. Tacoma Ave. and N. 1st St. intersection begins in early January

This week, crews will install traffic signals and lighting in the N. Tacoma Ave. and N. 1st Street intersection, as well as a catch basin on N. 1st St. near Salamone’s. Crews continue to work on…

Construction and traffic impacts in late December

The contractor will move equipment and materials off of Division Avenue and onto Martin Luther King Jr. Way in between Division Avenue and S. 3rd Street this week. After this equipment moves,…

Division Avenue and MLK Jr. Way/K Street intersection closes December 14 for utility work

The Division Avenue and K Street/MLK Jr. Way intersection will be completely closed so the contractor can install part of a water line on Saturday, Dec. 14. The work hours are 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. In…

Construction and traffic impacts during the week of Dec. 2

The contractor continues construction work on Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Division Avenue and Stadium Way. On Hilltop, crews are welding rail on the east side of Martin Luther King Jr. Way in between…

Rail welding begins on Martin Luther King Jr. Way between S. 15th St. and S. 18th St. this week

Crews are welding rail segments on the east side of Martin Luther King Jr. Way in between S. 15th Street and S. 18th Street. Welding will take about four weeks. Then, the longer rail strands will be…

Division Avenue and I Street intersection closes for utility work on Nov. 16-17

The Division Avenue and I Street intersection will be completely closed for underground utility work during the weekend of Nov. 16-17. Work hours are 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Crews will work on a water line…

Rail welding begins on Division Avenue near Wright Park this week

The contractor will start welding rail on Division Avenue near I Street and Wright Park this week. The welding operation will look like an assembly line as the rail moves off the pile through…

Division Ave and Martin Luther King Jr./K St. intersection closes Nov. 2 and 3

The Division Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Way/K St. intersection will be closed for sewer work during the weekend of Nov. 2 and 3. This weekend's work hours are 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. During the week…