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Posted on: April 25, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Traffic Alert: I-90 Closures and Lane Reductions

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Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) will be fixing potholes and repairing the road between the Preston interchange at Southeast 82nd Street and Highlands Drive in Issaquah. Expect long delays and disruption, please plan accordingly. Follow the WSDOT blog for more detailed information. See information on upcoming closures below.

Late April-May Closures


April 30-May 3 Closure

  • Date/time: April 30 at 10 p.m. through May 3 at 7 a.m.
  • Location: WSDOT will reduce a section of eastbound I-90 east to one lane around the clock. The construction will be 1 mile west of the Preston interchange (see map below).   
  • Purpose: Fix potholes, repair pavement, replace bridge deck

The lane reduction provides a safe work area for the people repairing I-90. These are a continuation of repairs WSDOT began in summer 2022. 

May 5-8 Closure

  • Date/time: May 5 at 10 p.m. through May 8 at 5 a.m.
  • Location: WSDOT will reduce a section of westbound I-90 east of Issaquah to one lane around the clock. The construction will be 1 mile west of the Preston interchange (see map below).
  • Purpose: Fix potholes, repair pavement, replace bridge deck

The lane reduction provides a safe work area for the people repairing I-90. These are a continuation of repairs WSDOT began in summer 2022. 

People who are traveling can get real-time traffic information on mobile phones with the WSDOT traffic app and by following the WSDOT traffic Twitter feed.

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Second Set of Closures

WSDOT is planning four additional multi-day closures in the same area of I-90 to support bridge deck repairs. WSDOT has not yet released the dates of these. The I-90 lane reductions are tentatively scheduled for May and June. These will take place westbound just east of Highlands Drive Northeast in Issaquah and eastbound about a mile east of the Preston interchange. You can check their blog for more details.  

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