FW: April Monthly Email Update: SR 520 Bridge Replacement & HOV Project
- For those who actively follow the SR 520 project, there's a big
Executive Committee meeting tomorrow, right here in Montlake. That
committee (the one that makes the real decisions) hasn't met for quite a
while. Based on the agenda below, I don't anticipate any major
revelations, but you never know. I'll be there and will post a follow
up. A good showing by Seattle community folks does make an impression.
There's often a chance to say a few words to elected officials, too. I
anticipate a chance for public comment, an opportunity I often make use
From: SR 520 Bridge Replacement & HOV Project
Sent: Monday, April 12, 2004 9:39 AM
Subject: April Monthly Email Update: SR 520 Bridge Replacement & HOV
April Monthly Email Update
The Executive Committee will hold their next meeting tomorrow, Tuesday,
April 13, 2004, from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. at the Museum of History and
Industry (MOHAI) in Seattle. Agenda items include updates on funding,
project, and the SR 520 tolling study. The committee will also be
on analysis of the 8-lane alternative and recent community and agency
On March 31st the project had their first in a series of roundtable
meetings. Roundtables are a way for the project team to receive input
specific local impacts. The first roundtable took place on the
The topic of the Eastside Roundtable was to consider possible designs
the proposed lids at 84th Avenue, 92nd Avenue, and Evergreen Point Road.
Roundtables will be scheduled soon for the Westside.
Members of the Technical Advisory Committee in an informal workshop
the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) methodologies for this project
March 31. The project team has begun to write the EIS, due out in the
summer of 2005.
SR 520 Bridge Replacement & HOV Project
Washington State Department of Transportation