The Alaskan Way viaduct will be closed from 6 am to 6 pm both Saturday and Sunday this weekend. The DOT is conducting it’s semi-annual inspection. This will include both decks between Battery Street and Spokane Street. According to the WSDOT:
During the closure, Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) and city of Seattle crews will inspect the structure for settlement and perform routine maintenance and preservation work such as: Applying a protective covering to exposed rebar; servicing drainage systems and traffic cameras; washing the walls of the Battery Street Tunnel and inspecting its lighting and ventilation systems; and restriping the roadway.
WSDOT will release preliminary inspection results by Friday, Oct. 22.