UW News

September 28, 2012

Montlake Boulevard detours start Friday evening

Montlake Blvd Northbound Closure

Closure and detour between 7 p.m., Friday until 2 p.m., Saturday.

Part of Montlake Boulevard, near Husky stadium, will be down to one lane and one sidewalk starting Friday evening at 7 and will be completely closed from Saturday afternoon at 2 until the early morning hours of Monday.

The road and sidewalk are being closed to work on a new pedestrian bike bridge.

The closure affects the boulevard for about a block between Northeast Pacific Street and Northeast Pacific Place. Sound Transit has issued a construction alert about the work.

Montlake Blvd SouthboundClosure

Closure and detours between 2 p.m. Saturday and 3 a.m. Monday.

Drivers heading north will need to follow a detour the whole weekend starting at 7 p.m. Friday. Drivers heading southbound – and all pedestrians – will need to follow detours starting at 2 p.m. Saturday. The detour, several blocks long, circles around the site where the UW’s triangle parking garage is located.