Drivers trying to reach State Route 7 from Interstate 5 later this month will be taking the long way around for nine weeks.
Beginning at 10 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12, crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will close the southbound I-5 exit to SR 7 for nine weeks. Motorists will be detoured around the closure using Interstate 705 and State Route 509.
To prepare for the long-term ramp closure, crews will close nearby ramps from 9 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12, to 5 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, and detour motorists through the I-5/South 56th Street interchange. Those ramps… Read More