You asked, we answered: What you need to know about the Alaskan Way Viaduct closure 

Crossposted from Metro Matters 

These are some of the most frequently asked questions from our riders about the viaduct closure and the new SR 99 tunnel. If you have additional questions, leave a comment below and we’ll answer them. 

How much gridlock is anticipated during the State Route 99 closure? How will travel times change? 

From Jan. 11 to the week of Feb. 3 – after the Alaskan Way Viaduct permanently closes and before the SR 99 tunnel opens – buses, trains and light rail will be more crowded than usual, especially during peak travel times from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.  

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