Bellevue transportation update
December 7, 2012 · 4:11 PM
A number of transportation projects are planned in Bellevue over the next few weeks. All are weather permitting.
There will be short-term single lane closures at various locations in Bellevue from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. to finish work on roadway overlay projects.
Also, workers will be taking out old railroad tracks on 120th Avenue Northeast, from Northeast 12th Street to Northup Way from Dec. 10-12. Motorists should expect daytime lane closures and delays.
A number of other projects are planned.
Eastgate Way SE from 156th Avenue SE to 160th Avenue SE. Motorists should expect daytime lane closures and delays through the end of the year due to a gas main replacement.
Northeast 24th Street and Bellevue Way NE intersection. Expect daytime lane closures starting this week on either street as crews upgrade the intersection signal. Work is expected to last a couple of months.
West Lake Sammamish Parkway Southeast, I-90 roundabout to Southeast 34th Street. Expect lane closures and delays through the end of the year from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. as crews work on utility lines on the shoulder.
102nd Avenue Southeast from Southeast Sixth to Southeast seventh streets (Goat Trail). Expect lane closures for construction and staging trucks in the area for the next two weeks as crews improve the trail.
Northbound Bellevue Way to westbound SR 520. Drivers from northbound Bellevue Way will no longer have access to westbound SR 520 via the loop ramp. Drivers will be detoured to 108th Ave NE on Northup Way. Access will be restored next year, but in the meantime signs will direct drivers to the westbound on-ramp at 108th Ave NE.
158th Avenue Southeast from Eastgate Way Southeast to the 3300 block. This section of roadway will be closed Sat., Dec. 8, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. for a gas main replacement.
Commercial development and private utility work
Drivers and pedestrians should anticipate periodic lane and/or sidewalk closures and delays at these locations:
- . 106th Avenue Northeast from Northeast Second Street to Northeast Fourth Street (Soma Towers) for building construction. Expect possible daytime lane closures.
- . Northeast 12th Street from 110th Avenue Northeast to 112th Avenue Northeast (Park Metro Apartments) for building construction. Expect eastbound lane closures. The sidewalk is currently closed.