Major I-90 Closures Next Week: Bike to Work Instead!

Westbound I-90 from Bellevue to Mercer Island will have major closures next week due to construction. It will be the perfect time to take your bike to work instead! Construction will start at 9:30 pm on Friday, July 18th and will end at 5 am Friday, July 25th. There will only be one lane open for cars, which will cause major delays. However, the bike lanes will be open during the day with an expected delay of only 5 minutes. 

The chart from WSDOT below shows expected commute times if only 40% of regular traffic takes the route (60% diversion). If less than than 60% diverts, delays will be much worse. Backups could be up to 10 miles long.

The construction will cause delays all across the region, so even if you don't take I-90, it will be a good time to take your bike instead!

Don't own a bike? Come visit our shop! We have a wide range of electric bikes that are perfect for commuting. 

Comments (0 Comments)

There are no comments.

Post Comment




Recent Blog PostsRSS

Saturday Morning Rides Now Open to the Public!

  Saturday mornings in Seattle are the perfect time to bond with fellow bikers. Here at Seattle E-Bike, we strongly believe that bike rides are essential to bonding our team so that’s why we have started Saturday morning rides, now...

August First Thursday Art Walk

Happy First Thursday Art Walk! This Thursday will be the first time that our entire Seattle E-Bike team enjoys the beautiful art in Pioneer Square, as opposed to showcasing our own art selection and entertainment. We are so happy to...

Seattle Electric Bike Expo Recap

Last weekend we went to the Seattle Electric Bike Expo at Southcenter Mall in Tukwila, WA! The event was July 15-July 17 and had an attendance of about 6,000+ people. It was a pleasure being amongst other vendors and guests...

On Twitter

Follow @seattleebike