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Traveler Notice

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Tacoma Alerts

As of 8/17/2019 8:49 AM
Blocking Incidents
  • Collision on I-5 southbound at milepost 136.19 near Port Of Tacoma Rd beginning at 5:52 am on August 17, 2019 until further notice. Traffic is being diverted to Port of Tacoma exit.
  • On SR 516 eastbound at Meeker St (MP 4) there is a collision blocking the left lane. Fire Assistance and the Incident Response Team have arrived on the scene.
Construction Closures
  • SB I-5 Traffic Shift in Fife: SB I-5 drivers exiting at Bay Street/SR 167 need to stay in the right lane at Port of Tacoma Road to reach exit 135; Port of Tacoma Road drivers headed to SB I-5 will follow a temporary collector/distributor lane across the old SB I-5 bridge to rejoin mainline; SB I-5 travelers going to Tacoma’s city center, SR 16 or Olympia will use three left lanes at Port of Tacoma Road to reach their destinations.
  • Beginning Sunday, Aug. 4, the HOV lane on the westbound SR 16 Tacoma Narrows Bridge will close around-the-clock through Aug. 31 for an inspection of the bridge cables. Westbound SR 16 HOV drivers will use one of the three general purpose lanes.
  • From 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17 to 10 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, SB I-5 will be reduced to a single lane from the Yakima Avenue overpass to the South 48th Street overpass. The SB I-5 exit to SR 16 and S. 38th Street will also close during this time. Drivers will detour on SB I-5 to S. 56th St., to NB I-5 to exit 132. Drivers can expect delays.
Special Events
  • None reported