The city will close the intersection of Northeast Fourth Street and 116th Avenue Northeast July 11-14, to replace pavement as part a project to extend Fourth Street to 120th Avenue Northeast. During the closure, drivers can expect the following adjustments:
- 116th Avenue will be closed to northbound through traffic at Main Street. Access to businesses between Main Street and Northeast Fourth Street from Main Street.
- 116th Avenue will be closed to southbound through traffic at Northeast Eighth Street. Access to businesses between Northeast Fourth and Eighth streets from Eighth Street.
- Drivers exiting at Northeast Fourth from northbound I-405 will be detoured onto westbound Fourth Street.
The intersection will be closed from 10 p.m., Friday, July 11 to 5 a.m., Monday, July 14. Detours will be marked.
The city is extending Northeast Fourth Street from 116th Avenue, where it now terminates, to 120th Avenue to improve mobility between downtown, Bel-Red and the Overlake area. The extension, to be constructed in two phases, is targeted for completion in the fall of 2015.
To keep up to date on this project closure and other city construction projects, please refer to @BvueTrans on Twitter. To receive weekly updates about Bellevue's traffic conditions, please refer to Traffic Advisories or Real Time Bellevue Traffic.
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