Viaduct for Dummies

Driver alert: SR 99 will be closed all weekend, to allow crews to reinforce the shorn end of the Viaduct, so it doesn't fall down when they eventually tunnel

So, the world didn't end this morning in Seattle—but we're not out of the woods, yet, according to the DOT.

Oh, WSDOT, you almost had me thinking you cared about my gut-gnawing, borderline obsessive worrying about the impending "Viaduct-pocolypse." Then today, in a WSDOT press release, comes this little masterpiece of understatement, fr

 Get The Must List Newsletter 
 Weekly emails with early access to stories, events and occasional sponsored content we think you'll love. 
 Email: 
 First: 
 Last: 
   
 We hate spam. Your email Is safe with us.
Privacy Policy
 

Full-glory morning sunshine this morning as I drove along the top of the Viaduct, pondering Seattle's love/hate of the thing. Sure, those views of the bay—ferries, the Olympics, the works—make going to work almost a pleasure.