Tag: Rainier Avenue South

East Link Work Starts in Seattle, Rainier Ave South Roadwork Ahead

East Link Work Starts in Seattle, Rainier Ave South Roadwork Ahead

Now that the Rainier Freeway stop on I-90 has closed, construction at the site of the future Judkins Park Station is ramping up. To construct the future station entrances at Rainier Avenue, crews demolished a portion of the westbound I-90 lanes above Rainier Avenue. Upcoming work may require intermittent lane […]

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South Seattle to Get Sidewalks, $2.25M for Rainier Ave Safety

South Seattle to Get Sidewalks, $2.25M for Rainier Ave Safety

Mayor Murray recently announced $2.25 million in updates for Rainier Avenue South between South Kenny Street in Hillman City and South Henderson Street in Rainier Beach. The improvements will focus on pedestrian safety at intersections, including marked crosswalks, dedicated left-turn arrows and new signal timing, and will be completed by […]

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Big Changes Coming to Rainier Avenue

Big Changes Coming to Rainier Avenue

Last fall, just two weeks after 10 people were injured in a 10-car crash on Rainier Avenue South in Rainier Beach, the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) launched the Rainier Avenue South Safety Corridor Project designed to improve safety along the busy arterial through street improvements, increased enforcement efforts and educational […]

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