Public Works Current Project Locations

April 17– Public Works Project Locations Spot Drainage Repairs This project will repair storm drainage infrastructure at eight locations within the City.  The project is currently in design. S 180th St Flood Reduction Project This project will construct a flood reduction facility to eliminate flooding at the end of S 180th St.  The project recentlyContinue reading “Public Works Current Project Locations”

S. 200th Street On-Ramp Closure

Road crews will be closing the South 200th Street On-Ramp to SB I-5 starting at 10:00 PM on Friday February 21 until 6:00 PM on Saturday, February 22. The crews will be adding metering to the on-ramp. A detour will be in place to redirect drivers. Drivers should avoid taking this route during this timeContinue reading “S. 200th Street On-Ramp Closure”

Tunnel Lane Closures

Lane Closures in S. 188th Street Tunnel on February 20-21 As part of the Port of Seattle ongoing maintenance of its facilities, the westbound and eastbound left lanes in the S. 188th Street tunnel will be closed between the hours of 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM on Thursday and Friday, February 20 and 21. TheContinue reading “Tunnel Lane Closures”

Public Works Active Projects February 14, 2020

Military Road South and South 152nd Street Improvements for this road reconstruction and safety project include construction of bike lanes, curbs and gutters, sidewalks, new pavement, installation of street lighting, upgraded and interconnected signalization with pedestrian crossings, construction of a right turn lane on Eastbound South 152nd Street, and the elimination of the skewed intersectionContinue reading “Public Works Active Projects February 14, 2020”

Public Works Projects Updates January 31, 2020

Military Road S. and S. 152nd Street Improvements for this road reconstruction and safety project include construction of bike lanes, curbs and gutters, sidewalks, new pavement, installation of street lighting, upgraded and interconnected signalization with pedestrian crossings, construction of a right turn lane on Eastbound S. 152nd Street, and the elimination of the skewed intersectionContinue reading “Public Works Projects Updates January 31, 2020”

Sound Transit Federal Way Link Extension

January 22-On Wednesday, January 22, City Manager Carl Cole, Deputy Mayor Peter Kwon and Councilmember Clyde Hill attended a ceremonial signing at the Angle Lake Light Rail Station. Acting Federal Transportation Administration (FTA) Administrator K. Jane Williams, Sound Transit CEO Peter Rogoff and King County Executive Dow Constantine were also on hand to ceremonially signContinue reading “Sound Transit Federal Way Link Extension”

Grate Keepers Grab Your Rakes

JANUARY 3, 2020-Now that winter is upon us, residents should prepare for cold temperatures as well as rain and wind. These weather conditions send leaves, branches and other organic debris into our streets, curbs, ditches and storm drains/grates. Our Public Works Maintenance crew works hard to remove the debris after each storm event, but theyContinue reading “Grate Keepers Grab Your Rakes”

Des Moines Memorial Drive South & South 200th Street Intersection Improvement

The City of SeaTac Public Works Department is partnering with the City of Des Moines to improve the intersection at Des Moines Memorial Drive S. and S. 200th Street. The construction project will begin on Monday, October 28, and is estimated to be completed by the end of December, 2020. Starting Monday, November 4, andContinue reading “Des Moines Memorial Drive South & South 200th Street Intersection Improvement”

Public Works Projects Updates January 10, 2020

Military Road South and South 152nd Street Improvements for this road reconstruction and safety project include construction of bike lanes, curbs and gutters, sidewalks, new pavement, installation of street lighting, upgraded and interconnected signalization with pedestrian crossings, construction of a right turn lane on Eastbound South 152nd Street, and the elimination of the skewed intersectionContinue reading “Public Works Projects Updates January 10, 2020”

Solid Waste Fee Increase On Its Way

Every year the City of SeaTac’s solid waste contract allows for a cost of living adjustment equal to 75% of the CPI-W. This year that amount is a 1.26% rate increase. King County is also implementing a Hazardous Waste fee increase from $4.99/ton to $5.25/ton. The total solid waste fee increase will be $1.61 perContinue reading “Solid Waste Fee Increase On Its Way”