Weekend closures could snarl traffic
SEATTLE-- A trio of closures this weekend could tie up traffic around Puget Sound. The Alaskan Way Viaduct will shut down for its semiannual safety inspection. All lanes in both directions of the Viaduct will be closed between South Spokane Street and the Battery Street Tunnel from 5 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. A similar closure will occur Sunday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.