▼Traffic/ Road Construction/ Closures
February 22, 2024 8:49 AM
With the predicted nice weather today and tomorrow, the City’s contractor will begin grinding the shoulder today along 59th Ave north of 192nd Street and 195th Street.
The final paving is scheduled tomorrow, Friday, February 23, between the hours of 7:00 AM and 7:00 PM. Flaggers will be onsite to control traffic during the paving. Please expect delays to your travel time if driving in the construction area. If you have...
Paving 2/22, and 2/23 along 59th Avenue & 195th Street
February 7, 2024 1:51 PM
Our Maintenance & Operations team will be completing road repairs at the Island Crossing intersection near the Pilot commercial truck entrance (Smokey Point and Hwy 530, map attached)
This work will start Friday at 4 a.m. and go on until 8 a.m. to make the necessary repairs to the shoulders. Flaggers will be onsite to control traffic. Expect delays and watch for workers on the road.
Road work on Smokey Point and Hwy 530
December 6, 2023 10:01 AM
The Stormwater Wetlands Park will be closed until further notice due to the flood impacts from yesterday. Please refrain from entering the park for your own safety.
We are currently evaluating the flood damage and working diligently to restore the park as soon as possible. We apologize for any inconvenience caused and appreciate your cooperation in respecting the closure for the time being.
November 30, 2023 11:15 AM
Olympic Avenue from Division Street to First Street will be closed for parking and traffic from 11am to approximately 1pm on Saturday, December 2 for the Santa Parade.
For more information about Hometown Holidays and the Santa Parade: www.arlingtonwa.gov.
Olympic Avenue closed for parade Saturday
November 7, 2023 9:47 AM
59th Avenue and 195th Street NE will be closed to through traffic from north of 192nd to 63rd Avenue for a water main replacement this week.
Construction will take place Tuesday-Thursday from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Flaggers are on-site to detour traffic. Access to businesses will always be allowed during construction.
59th Ave. and 195th St. NE closed to through traffic from north of 192nd to 63rd Ave.
November 15, 2023 1:01 PM
The City’s contractor began grinding 59th Avenue and 195th St today, continuing through Thursday, with paving of the roadways completed on Friday. Business access is still open, flaggers will be onsite to control traffic. Please follow detour route and expect delays.
October 4, 2023 4:46 PM
Traffic alert: 172nd Street at Smokey Point, heavy traffic westbound due to collision. Police are on scene. Please use alternate routes.
August 23, 2023 10:52 AM
WSDOT’s contractor will be onsite tonight to complete the final striping and sealing for the roundabouts along SR 530 at the 211th Place NE Intersection and at the 59th Avenue NE intersection.
Work is scheduled from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM and will consist of single lane closures with flaggers to control traffic. Please expect delays and drive carefully through work zones for the safety of all in the area.
SR 530 Round About Striping
August 22, 2023 9:33 AM
Tuesday, Aug. 22, Bovee Lane will be closed to thru traffic while the City’s Water Department does an emergency water line repair. No estimated time of completion has been determined. Please use alternate routes and expect delays.
August 22, 2023 12:39 PM
Update: water will be temporarily shut off on Bovee Lane due to the emergency water line repair. It is estimated to be back on by 3 pm.
Traffic Alert: Tuesday, Aug. 22, Bovee Lane will be closed to traffic while the City’s Water Department does an emergency water line repair. No estimated time of completion has been determined. Please use alternate routes and expect delays.
July 6, 2023 10:19 AM
Olympic Avenue from First Street to Division Street will be closed Friday at 5am to Sunday at approximately 6pm.
June 28, 2023 9:16 AM
A road closure at 59th Avenue Northeast road is scheduled for July 28 to August 1. Full Road Closure for through traffic, local traffic only.
Detours will be posted before starting locations. Construction begins at SR 530 Mile Post 19.30 and ends at SR 530 Mile Post 19.80.
Road closure at 59th Avenue Northeast
June 28, 2023 9:14 AM
A road closure at 211th Place Northeast is scheduled for July 14 to 18. Full road closure for through traffic, local traffic only.
Detours will be posted before starting locations. Construction begins at SR 530 Mile Post 19.30 and ends at SR 530 Mile Post 19.80
June 28, 2023 8:25 AM
Road repairs: Thursday and Friday June 29 and 30; Burn Road from 207th Street NE to 196th Street NE, from 7a.m. to 3p.m.
June 21, 2023 12:15 PM
Reminder: WSDOT will be working along the shoulders tonight and tomorrow night at the intersection of State Route 530 and 59th Ave. NE. in preparation for the installation of a roundabout at this intersection.
Crews will be working in the area from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. This work will require lane shifts with flaggers onsite to control traffic. Please expect delays during construction hours and drive carefully when traveling through the work zone to ensure the...
Traffic Alert for Intersection of State Route 530 and 59th Ave. NE
May 8, 2023 10:54 AM
On Monday, May 8th, the City’s contractor will install the permanent striping on Smokey Point Blvd at the Pilot truck stop entrance and along Cemetery Road from 51st Avenue to 64th Avenue.
Work will be between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. starting on Smokey Point Blvd. Flaggers will be on site to control traffic.
Striping on Cemetery Rd and Smokey Point Blvd
April 12, 2023 10:28 AM
Arlington Valley Road has reopened after the crews worked to correct the creek diversion. The water has receded and is now back in its normal channel. Crews will continue to monitor this area as weather conditions change. Thank you for your patience.
April 11, 2023 3:04 PM
Arlington Valley Road is temporarily closed from 191st to 197th due to flooding.
March 22, 2023 3:39 PM
The City’s contractor, Reece Construction Company, will be doing shoulder work on Smokey Point Blvd. near the Pilot truck entrance tomorrow between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Flaggers will be on site to control traffic. Please expect short delays when traveling in the area.
March 23, 2023 4:05 PM
Update: The City’s contractor, Reece Construction Company, will continue to do shoulder work on Smokey Point Blvd. near the Pilot truck entrance on Friday, March 24th between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.
February 21, 2023 4:50 PM
WSDOT (the Washington State Department of Transportation) will be intermittently using flaggers to control traffic to support geo technical work along SR 531 from 59th Avenue to 67th Avenue from 9:00 p.m. to 3:30 a.m. today and tomorrow.
February 21, 2023 12:28 PM
The City’s contractor will begin preliminary design work with pavement testing at five locations along Broadway Street between Burke Avenue (SR 530) and Division Street.
Work will take place at one location along west bound Division Street between Broadway Street and Olympic Avenue beginning Wednesday, February 22 through Friday, February 24th from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Flaggers will be on-site during these times to...
Division and Broadway Street Traffic Alert
February 1, 2023 9:36 AM
A business at Macleod Avenue and Division Street needs to install a drainage connection on Division Street today. The road will be closed between Macleod Avenue and Dunham Avenue from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. A detour wil be posted for drivers.
January 19, 2023 4:32 PM
There will be a one-lane closure in the 100 block of N Olympic Avenue starting Monday, January 23rd, from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.
Work will be completed on the sidewalk as well as. The work being done is to make new water and sewer cuts for a business location. Flaggers will direct traffic.
January 24, 2023 10:12 AM
There will be a one-lane closure in the 100 block of N Olympic Avenue the rest of this week from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m. Detour signs will be posted to direct traffic.The work being done is to make new water and sewer cuts for a business location.
January 11, 2023 11:05 AM
Expect longer than normal delay times and please use alternative routes when possible. Construction is moving close to the signal at 67th Avenue NE, which will impact wait time.
December 15, 2022 8:53 AM
Valley Electric will be working on street lighting repair today on Olympic Hill from East Maple Street, to Union Street.
There are road closure signs and detour routes for this section of road until 3 p.m. on 12/15 (today) in order to safely complete the work. Attached is the map of detour.
December 6, 2022 1:39 PM
Water main replacement on Cemetery Rd has begun. Work begins at the west end of the project located at 51st Avenue and will move east.
A single lane closure is required between the construction hours of 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Expect delays to your travel times if driving in the construction area during these hours. Flaggers will be on site to control traffic and work to minimize wait times.
Water Main Replacement on Cemetery Rd- Expect Delays
November 29, 2022 12:27 PM
Olympic Avenue will be closed from Division Street to 5th Street from 11am to 12:30pm, and closed from 5th Street to 1st Street during the parade, noon to approximately 12:30pm on Saturday, Dec. 3.
November 7, 2022 1:25 PM
Friday, November 11, from approximately 10:45 am to 11:30 a.m., Olympic Avenue between Division Street and First Street will be closed for the Veterans Day Parade.
November 4, 2022 11:39 PM
APD, Maintenance & Operations, and PUD are working to re-open the following closed/blocked areas:
SR9 at East Highland is closed.
North West Avenue, from East 3rd Street to West Lebanon Street, is blocked.
20700 Smokey Point Blvd. is blocked.
November 3, 2022 4:58 PM
Due to flood watch warnings, the Haller Park parking lot will be closed beginning Friday morning at 8 a.m. and will reopen on Monday morning at 8 a.m., based on weather conditions. Keep storm drains clear. Stay safe by avoiding water.
November 1, 2022 1:21 PM
North McCleod Avenue (between 4th Street and 3rd Street) will be closed today from 12 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and again on Thursday, November 3rd from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. to repair a water main.
October 25, 2022 10:27 AM
Third Street hill will be closed from Olympic Avenue east to Dunham Street for the annual Pumpkin Roll event. Closure is from 9AM to 12:30PM. Event is 11AM to noon.
October 5, 2022 3:22 PM
Olympic Avenue Hill will be closed for tree maintenance and street light repair evaluation, on 10/6 from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m.
September 26, 2022 10:41 AM
Expect delays at 40th Avenue/ 172nd Street Intersection this week when traveling during the construction hours of 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and between the hours of 7:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.
This week the 40th Avenue Intersection project will have both day-time work and night-time work. Day-time work will be between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and will consist of landscape and median activities. Night-Time work will be between the...
40th Avenue/ 172nd Street Intersection Delays, Night Work
August 16, 2022 12:08 PM
Evening of August 16
Transportation improvement project: Thermoplastic traffic markings (white) will be applied tonight on Olympic Avenue crosswalks and stop bar markings.
Thermoplastic traffic markings to be applied on Olympic Ave.
We will be following up with painting the body of the crosswalks on Olympic Avenue to match the new...
July 7, 2022 2:00 PM
Olympic Avenue will be closed between 5th Street and 1st Street for the Arlington Street Fair, Friday - Sunday, July 8 - 10.
June 27, 2022 4:20 PM
The following streets will be closed on July 4
July Fourth Parade: Olympic Ave. from Division St. to First St. will be closed from 2:00 p.m. to approximately 7:00 p.m.
Road closures for July 4th Parade
Parade line-up, the following streets closed from noon to 5pm:
Division St. from Olympic Ave. to Manhattan Ave.
N. McLeod and N...
June 8, 2022 4:17 PM
Olympic Avenue (from Division Street to 1st Street) will be closed on Saturday, June 11th from 6 a.m. to approximately 5 p.m. for the Show & Shine Car Show.
April 22, 2022 2:33 PM
51st Avenue from 172nd Street to 168th Street will be closed this weekend for paving from Friday starting at 9:00 p.m. to Sunday at 4:00 a.m.
51st Avenue from 172nd Street to 168th Street will be closed this weekend for paving from Friday starting at 9:00 p.m. to Sunday at 4:00 a.m. Access and egress for local traffic will be maintained throughout the closure duration and will be managed by...
51st Avenue Closure Update
April 18, 2022 1:58 PM
Right and left-hand turns heading northbound out of the Gateway complex at 40th Avenue will be closed during the construction hours of 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m until the demolition of the curbs on the south side of 172nd Street is complete.
Right and left-hand turns heading northbound out of the Gateway complex at 40th Avenue will be closed during the construction hours of 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m until the demolition of the curbs on the south side of 172nd Street is complete. Traffic is...
40th Avenue- North Bound Traffic Alert
April 1, 2022 1:10 PM
To begin construction on Monday, April 4th.
The 43rd Avenue Roundabout project along SR 531 (172nd Street NE) will begin construction on Monday, April 4th. Construction will occur Monday thru Saturday from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
43rd Ave Roundabout Project
This developer-funded project will replace the existing signal with a...
March 15, 2022 10:20 AM
On Wednesday, March 16th, at 9:00 AM the signal at Smokey Point Blvd and 174th Pl NE will be shut off for approximately 3 hours to allow the streetlights on 173rd St to be connected. Traffic will be police-controlled while the connection is made.
On Wednesday, March 16th, starting at 9:00 AM the signal at Smokey Point Blvd and 174th Pl NE will be shut off for approximately3 hours to allow the streetlights on 173rd St to be connected. Traffic will be police-controlled while the connection is made....
Light off at Smokey Point Blvd and 174th Pl NE on Wednesday, March 16th
February 18, 2022 1:39 PM
Striping along Smokey Point Blvd. will be completed this evening from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
The City’s contractor is scheduled to work this evening from 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. to install the final striping along Smokey Point Blvd from 172nd Street NE north to 174th Place NE. Traffic will be flagger controlled in this area. Please expect minor...
Traffic Alert for Smokey Point Blvd
February 16, 2022 5:03 PM
Thursday, Feb. 17, Reece Construction will be doing roadwork on MacLeod Ave. from Division St. to 4th St. and on French Ave. from Division St. to 5th St. during the hours of 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Please expect delays and/or detours in these areas.
February 14, 2022 2:38 PM
The City’s contractor is scheduled to work this evening from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM to finish the water valve and sewer manhole lid adjustments.
The construction area will be along Smokey Point Blvd from south city limits to 172nd St NE. Traffic will be flagger controlled in the area they are working. Please expect small delays when traveling in this area during the construction hours.
Road Construction Smokey Point Blvd. Feb. 14, 8PM - 5AM
January 30, 2022 4:58 PM
Road closure SR530/211th St NE. 211th St is closed from 67th Ave NE for WESTBOUND traffic to 530. WSDOT is diverting WB SR530 traffic from SR9 onto Dike Rd around site. Please monitor WSDOT for traffic details. Traffic will be impacted several hours.
January 27, 2022 2:32 PM
Small delays along Smokey Point Blvd from south city limits to 174th PL NE. If you have any questions or concerns please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 360-403-3544.
Cadman Materials is scheduled to be on-site on 1/28/2022, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. to adjust the water valve and manhole lids along the project area. Flaggers will be on-site controlling traffic. Please expect small delays along Smokey...
Smokey Point Preservation Traffic Alert
January 20, 2022 5:25 AM
SR 9 closed for some period to investigate vehicle collision with 2 pedestrian fatalities.
SR 9 at Highland Dr
SR 9 at Crown Ridge Blvd/Eaglefield Dr
204th Street at 74th Avenue (Arlington Valley Road)
204th Street at Olympic Pl/ 177th St
December 13, 2021 4:08 PM
Wednesday- pavement repair at Pilot entrance/exit on Smokey Point Blvd. (near SR 530). Construction to begin at 8:30 a.m. until complete. Traffic will be flagger controlled with lane shifts. Please expect delays.
December 3, 2021 9:32 AM
Currently, both the North and South I-5 freeway entrance lights are out on Highway 530. PUD is working on the outage and expects the power to return by 10:00 a.m. this morning.
December 3, 2021 12:21 PM
Previously, both the North and South I-5 freeway entrance lights we're out on Highway 530. PUD worked on the outage and the power was quickly restored.
December 2, 2021 12:05 PM
There will be a temporary street closure for the Santa Parade on Saturday from 11am to approximately 12:30pm, Olympic Avenue from Division Street to First Street.
November 19, 2021 9:19 AM
Cascade Natural Gas project will have 204th Street down to one lane between 74th Avenue and 67th Avenue. Flaggers will be directing traffic.
September 24, 2021 10:54 AM
Division Street is closed at the McLeod Ave. intersection for repairs to a storm drain. Work will be all day Friday, Sept. 24.
September 24, 2021 9:37 AM
Railroad crossing repairs are being done today, Friday, Sept. 24, at 204th Street between SR 9 and 67th Avenue. One lane closure with flaggers. Work should be completed in one day.
September 21, 2021 11:11 AM
There is a single-lane flagged closure on Cemetery Road between 61st Drive NE and 200th Place NE for County road work, Tuesday and Wednesday. Expect some delay.
August 16, 2021 8:53 AM
Construction closures at 51st Ave. NE from 172nd St. to 170th St. Nightly closure from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Mon. Aug. 16 to Sat. Aug. 21; and continues next week, Mon. Aug. 23 to Sat. morning Aug. 28. A water main is being installed in roadway.
June 18, 2021 4:25 PM
Water valve cover replacement...
NW Infrastructure will continue work on Olympic next week replacing the water valve covers that have settled in the street. They will start at the south side of Olympic Ave. and work their way north. Traffic will be flagger controlled. They will start...
Work on Olympic Ave continues next week
June 15, 2021 11:06 AM
Shoulder work (widening) on Smokey Point Blvd at 180th Street on Friday, June 18, from approximately 6:30am to 6:30pm.
June 14, 2021 3:36 PM
PUD will be relocating utilities on 172nd Street at 40th Avenue starting on Tuesday, June 15. They will have periodic closings of the south side lane heading east bound, until Friday.
June 11, 2021 1:51 PM
Shoulder paving on Smokey Point Blvd. between 178 Pl NE and 180 Pl NE, weather permitting, June 14 & 15. Work includes preparing east 6 foot shoulder edge and paving. Contractor will use flaggers as needed and work may cause some traffic delays.
June 10, 2021 2:43 PM
Arlington High School graduation is tonight, Thursday June 10 at AHS (Crown Ridge Blvd). Expect traffic delays on State Route 9 from approximately 5:30 PM to 10:30 PM (graduation is 6-10pm).
June 4, 2021 10:28 AM
This is an annual maintenance project that repairs and replaces utility manholes and water valves that are damaged or have settled over time.
On Monday, June 7, NW Infrastructure will begin work on the 2021 Utility Iron Adjustment Project. This is an annual maintenance project that repairs and replaces utility manholes and water valves that are damaged or have settled over time. This year’s...
Road Work on Olympic Avenue Next Two Weeks
June 2, 2021 1:08 PM
Smokey Point Blvd is currently closed between 188th Street and 186th Street for a collision.
May 24, 2021 7:51 AM
Contractor is on site and will repair the waterline. Houses in the area of High Street are affected.
April 14, 2021 8:04 AM
Road closed: PUD will be working on 3rd Street between Dunham Ave. and French Ave. on Thursday, April 15th. 28 PUD customers in that area have been notified of power outage. Work will start at 7:00am until early evening, or until finished.
March 24, 2021 11:27 AM
Thursday March 25, 8:30am-2pm; Tuesday March 30, 7:30am-4pm. Road work at 59th Avenue at intersection of SR 531. Use caution, flaggers onsite.
March 16, 2021 8:14 AM
The final paving at the roundabout starts today at 10am. Traffic will be controlled by flaggers, expect delays.
February 22, 2021 9:36 AM
The street lights will be installed in the 204th St roundabout area starting today (2-22) through next Tuesday. No work will be performed on Thursday. Traffic control will be in place, please expect short delays when traveling in this area.
February 19, 2021 4:18 PM
Starting on Monday, Feb. 22, and throughout the week, there will be single lane closures on 71st Avenue (off of 204th Street) for Pilchuck Village’s sewer connection.
February 5, 2021 1:50 PM
If you are experiencing brown water, the Water Department has been made aware and is investigating the cause
January 20, 2021 10:13 AM
The temporary stop light at Island Crossing (SR530 and Smokey Point Blvd.) will be replaced with a pole signal.
Work begins this week on the shoulder. This should not affect traffic flow, but use caution in this area. Night work will start next week from 9pm to 5am.
Island Crossing Signal Work begins
January 15, 2021 10:14 AM
The contractor will be working to finish up the concrete work and pave the entrance at Banner Bank on Monday. Current traffic control plan will be in place. Expect some delays.
January 6, 2021 3:05 PM
Concrete pouring Thursday...
On Thursday, January 7, crews will be pouring the concrete on the south side of 204th Street for curb and sidewalks. Large trucks, please continue to use the truck detour routes until further notice. ...
204th St. Roundabout truck detour continues
December 30, 2020 11:40 AM
Flaggers onsite to direct truck traffic.
The flaggers that are onsite at 204th roundabout project, directing large trucks to detour route will extend until midnight on 12-30-20 . They will be pouring the splitter islands today on 77th and the east side of 204th as well as re-pouring the center...
Traffic Alert- flaggers at 204th roundabout **Extended until midnight 12-30-20**
December 8, 2020 10:16 AM
The signal at the intersection of Smokey Point Blvd and 173rd Street is going to be out on Wednesday, Dec. 9. There will be a police officer directing traffic at the intersection while the signal is out. It will likely only be out for a few hours, but...
Intersection disruption at 173rd/Smokey Point Blvd. on Wed.
December 1, 2020 2:47 PM
Contractor hit a water line on Park Hill Drive and are currently working to repair it.