Prepare for weekend closures on I-405

August 9, 2013

NEW — 11:30 a.m. Aug. 9, 2013

The Washington State Department of Transportation is warning drivers to prepare for weekend closures on Interstate 405.

The ramp from northbound state Route 167 to northbound Interstate 405 in Renton and northbound I-405 through Bellevue will shut down starting the evening of Aug. 9 for critical repairs and maintenance work.

Both sections of highway will close at 10 p.m. Friday. Crews will begin reopening northbound I-405 at 4 a.m. Monday, Aug. 12. All lanes and ramps, including the state Route 167 ramp, will reopen by 5 a.m. Monday. This work is weather dependent.

All lanes of northbound I-405 from Southeast Eighth Street to state Route 520, as well as the eastbound and westbound I-90 ramps to northbound I-405 will be closed. Read more