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We are hosting an online open house to share information about the Delridge Way SW - RapidRide H Line project design elements and what to expect during construction. Please visit our online open house at to learn the latest.
 If you need this information translated, please call (206) 775-8739.
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The Delridge Way SW - RapidRide H Line project is preparing for construction to start as early as June 8 and wrap up in 2022. RapidRide H Line service is scheduled to begin in 2021.

The closure of the West Seattle High-Rise Bridge has significantly impacted the way people move through West Seattle in recent months. As we continue to make on the ground improvements to keep people moving now, we will also continue to invest in long-term projects that help us build an even stronger, connected, and more livable West Seattle. It is critical that we implement both short- and long-term improvements while we simultaneously pursue all options available to reopen the high-rise bridge, which is why we are moving forward with this much-needed project along Delridge Way SW to add a new rapid transit line, improve safety, enhance bike infrastructure, and repair roads in poor condition. 

Construction is scheduled to begin as soon as the week of June 8 to start working while the weather is dry. Construction timelines are always subject to change and we will continue to provide updates if and when they are impacted. Please visit our online open house to learn more about the project design and construction, and ask questions.

Please read on below for more information about what to expect during construction.
Delridge Way SW will be open to traffic during construction. We will maintain one lane of traffic in each direction at most times during construction, though temporary detours may be needed.
What to expect during construction
Generally, we anticipate working weekdays between 7 AM and 7 PM.  Impacts will include:
  • Noise, dust, and large vehicle traffic
  • Temporary parking restrictions for weeks at a time
  • Short term driveway closures
  • Some nighttime and weekend work to minimize traffic impacts
  • Periodic traffic detours
  • Vehicle lane shifts around work zones
  • Some full closures of major intersections
  • Pedestrian and bicycle detours around the work
  • Temporary utility service impacts
  • Flaggers to help direct traffic
  • Temporary bus detours and bus stop relocations
If you have concerns about accessibility or other impacts of construction, please send us your address, contact information, and concerns so that we can better understand and work together throughout construction. You can reach us at or call 206-775-8739.
Project schedule
Visit for more information on what to expect and read our project FAQs. We will be in touch in the coming weeks about where work will be starting and what to expect.
Example of concrete paving from SW Seattle Paving: 35th/ Avalon Project on 35th Ave SW.
Stay updated
More details and opportunities to get involved will be announced as they are scheduled.

Visit our project websites at and for additional information on what to expect.
West Seattle High-Rise Bridge Safety Project
The closure of the West Seattle Bridge has impacted access to the Delridge community and how we all get around. Our Delridge Way SW – RapidRide H Line team is committed to keeping streets open and moving as much as possible and doing everything we can to minimize additional disruptions caused by construction and paving. Learn more about the
West Seattle High-Rise Bridge Safety project and sign up for email alerts to get the latest about the bridge.
If you have questions about their work, please contact:
Phone: 206-684-7623

SW Roxbury St Paving
In coordination with the West Seattle High Bridge closure, we will be paving SW Roxbury St between 16th Ave SW and 18th Ave SW before the end of May 2020. This paving work will help keep traffic moving safely and smoothly in the Roxbury neighborhood. 
For questions, please contact Adonis Ducksworth:
Phone: 206-684-4193 
At the City of Seattle, we are continuing to follow guidance from federal, state, and local leaders and our public health partners regarding COVID-19. To keep our crews and the public safe, we have required all contractors to submit updated jobsite Health and Safety Plans to ensure that they comply with the safety and social distancing requirements in the Governor’s Order.
Thank you Seattle Voters
This project is jointly funded by King County Metro and SDOT’s Levy to Move Seattle, approved by voters in 2015. Learn more about the levy at This will be the first RapidRide project funded by the Levy to Move Seattle to break ground, marking a major milestone for the levy!

Thank you,

Dan Anderson
Outreach Lead
Seattle Department of Transportation
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Our mailing address is:
Address: 700 5th Ave, Suite 3800, Seattle, WA, 98104
Mailing Address: PO Box 34996, Seattle, WA, 98124-4996
Phone: 206-684-7623

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