Choose Your Way Bellevue News and Updates

Night work in South Bellevue

Starting Monday, April 16, crews with Sound Transit's contractor will begin night work to construct columns and column caps in advance of elevated guideway construction in south Bellevue. Night work supporting this activity is expected to last for eight weeks.

UPDATE: One-way traffic on 136th Pl NE in Bellevue postponed

The traffic revision on 136th Place Northeast, closure of the southbound lane on 136th Place Northeast, originally scheduled to begin Friday, April 20 has been postponed to a future date. Sound Transit will notify community members once more details about the future closure date is known.

Updated night closures on I-405 in Bellevue on April 16 - 19

Overnight drivers should be aware of an upcoming ramp closure on Interstate 405 in downtown Bellevue. Beginning on Monday, April 16, Sound Transit's contractor will set horizontal supports across the highway for the future elevated light rail structure. Work is scheduled to occur on April 16-19.

Upcoming closures at 110th Ave. NE in downtown Bellevue

Beginning Monday, April 16th, Sound Transit's contractor will close southbound 110th Avenue Northeast between Northeast 3rd Place and Northeast 2nd Place in preparation of excavation and construction of a tunnel ventilation and access shaft to main tunnel currently underneath the roadway.

Bellevue Way SE traffic configurations

Sound Transit's contractor has completed burying utilities along Bellevue Way Southeast. Crews will soon begin constructing the light rail trench and guideway along the east side of Bellevue Way Southeast.

Sound Transit, its contractor and the city of Bellevue have identified an improved traffic maintenance plan for Bellevue Way Southeast. Throughout the project, two lanes will be maintained in the peak direction: northbound in the morning, southbound in the afternoon. Sound Transit's contractor expects to begin implementation of this traffic control configuration as early as Friday, April 20. Look for more details in a follow-up alert.

Night closures on I-405 in Bellevue on April 16 - 19

Overnight drivers should be aware of upcoming closures on Interstate 405 in downtown Bellevue. Beginning on Monday, April 16, Sound Transit's contractor will set horizontal supports across the highway for the future elevated light rail structure. Work is scheduled to occur on April 16-19.

Weekend of April 21-22: Full closure of 112th Avenue SE between Bellevue Way SE and SE 8th Street

This construction alert has been updated to reflect a change in the weekend closure dates for 112th Avenue Southeast between Bellevue Way Southeast and Southeast 8th Street.

Sound Transit’s contractor is planning two weekend closures of all lanes on 112th Ave SE, between Bellevue Way SE and SE 8th. The weekend closures are needed to relocate utilities in the roadway and perform utility crossings. Additional closures may be necessary to complete this work.