Washington State Department of Transportation crews will delay the opening of the southbound I-5 express lanes for maintenance work.
- Saturday, April 14 – The I-5 express lanes will remain closed until 10:30 a.m. The lanes will open southbound after the closure.
- Sunday, April 15 – The I-5 express lanes will remain closed until 11 a.m. The lanes will open southbound after the closure.
- Both days, the lanes will open in the northbound direction at the normal time of 1:45 p.m.
People can avoid delays on southbound I-5 by using alternate routes, such as State Route 99 or I-405 and SR 520 to get into Seattle.
In the Seattle area, drivers can get real-time traffic information on their phone with the WSDOT traffic app, tracking the WSDOT traffic Twitter feed and get advanced information from the Seattle Area Construction Page.