People in South Park, Georgetown and across West Seattle are wondering how to defend their tranquility against thousands of extra cars.
West Seattle Bridge
Full coverage of the damage to and closure of the high-rise West Seattle Bridge, and the plans to repair or replace it.
Mayor Jenny Durkan is issuing a Proclamation of Civil Emergency for the cracked West Seattle Bridge, a step that could improve the city's odds of...
The lower Spokane Street swing bridge, currently the only road connection from the northern West Seattle peninsula to Sodo, is cracking, inspection records show.
Rapidly-accelerating shear cracks, concentrated in four areas, caused city structures director Matt Donahue to close the bridge March 23.
Opening the bridge to all traffic overnight is a prelude to adding other groups to daytime crossings this fall, subject to automated camera enforcement.
Traffic on West Marginal Way Southwest has nearly tripled, from 9,800 to 26,900 daily vehicles, since the West Seattle Bridge closed in March.
City executives have broadened their West Seattle Bridge replacement process to consider a shallow tunnel in addition to more traditional bridge options expected from big...
The solicitation calls for "a partial or full replacement of the bridge."
West Seattle Bridge is a surprise crisis, but plenty of other aging Seattle bridges are also vulnerable VIEW
The city's spending on bridge maintenance and replacement is far below what is needed, according to the Seattle Department of Transportation’s own experts.
Duwamish-area advocate Paulina López, and ex-mayor Greg Nickels, will lead effort to address West Seattle Bridge closure traffic
Duwamish River community advocate Paulina López and former Mayor Greg Nickels will co-chair a new task force to deal with the traffic mess caused by...
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