Ship Canal Bridge maintenance means lane, ramp closures on I-5 this weekend

SEATTLE -- Travelers headed south on Interstate 5 toward downtown Seattle should plan for delays during the morning hours this weekend, June 29-30.

Washington State Department of Transportation bridge maintenance crews will close lanes and a ramp on southbound I-5 between Northeast 45th Street and Boylston Avenue East to perform deck repair work on the Ship Canal Bridge.

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Closure details

    Travelers heading south should expect backups to form around 8 a.m., and continue to build until all lanes reopen. The I-5 express lanes will still open in the southbound direction at 8 a.m.

    Other traffic issues to keep in mind this weekend: