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Please Note: Schedules may change due to weather and/or equipment availability.


Know before you go. Make sure there aren't any unexpected delays in your drive by checking the weekly News Feed below for scheduled work project in Sammamish.

Please Note: Schedules may change due to weather and/or equipment availability.

  • Road Projects for the Week of October 2 - 8

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    Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project Construction

    East Lake Sammamish Parkway at Ebright Creek (located approximately at 125 E Lake Samm Pkwy) is OPEN! The project will be finishing up this week.

    The remaining work includes installing fencing, landscaping, restriping the road, and utility reconnections. There will be periodic single lane closures until the work is complete. Please visit the project page on Connect Sammamish for the latest updates


    Upcoming Fall Construction-related Traffic Impacts

    Lane closure on 228th Ave SE between SE 4th Street and Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd: Southbound curb lane to be closed 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. between September and November 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School District’s new school, Cedar Trails Elementary, on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd and SE 44th Street.

    Lane closure on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between 228th Ave SE and Issaquah-Fall City Rd. and SE 44th Street: Southbound lane closure from 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. between September and November 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School District's new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 43rd Street.


    228th Avenue Curb Ramp Retrofit and Catch Basin Repairs

    The City of Sammamish’s contractor has hit substantial completion on the project with only limited items remaining. Only minimal roadway impacts are anticipated for the remainder of work. The project’s curb ramp work is in preparation for the City resurfacing 228th Avenue in 2022 and benefits the City’s ADA Transition Plan goal of retrofitting all public facilities to meet the current Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. Traffic closure hours have been tightened through the work zone to 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. with traffic merged to one lane.


    Caution While Driving on East Lake Sammamish Parkway and NE Inglewood Hill Road to 228th Ave NE and NE 8th St.

    Aerial work will occur from 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. on East Lake Sammamish Parkway and NE Inglewood Hill Road to 228th Ave NE and NE 8th Street by the Inglewood Plaza. Use caution while driving through this area.


    East Lake Sammamish Trail South Segment B Stage 1 Construction

    The King County East Lake Sammamish Trail (ELST) South Segment B Phase 1 continues with construction. There will be traffic impacts related to the closure of the gravel surface trail segment which causes the re-routing of cyclists and pedestrians to East Lake Sammamish Parkway (ELSP). Additionally, there will be construction traffic on ELSP.

    • Project Start Point: Intersection of SE 33rd / East Lake Sammamish Shore Lane Drive SE
    • Project End Point: Approximately 900' south of the intersection of SE 8th Street / East Lake Sammamish Parkway SE


    Issaquah-Fall City Road

    Grass mowing by a new contractor is scheduled in the next couple weeks to clean up overgrown areas. PSE crews have a couple repair locations on sidewalks before those areas may be finished in concrete. Other incidental plantings are planned for October.


    Notices for construction activity outside of the City of Sammamish:

    Issaquah Highlands Drive Upcoming

    This is a City of Issaquah project. Night work on Issaquah Highlands Drive will start Monday, September 20 and run for approximately three weeks. Work crews will complete the construction of a water main from 7:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. During these working hours, one lane southbound will be open to traffic, and there is no impact to northbound traffic.


    Downtown Redmond Link Extension (DRLE) - Sound Transit work

    This is a City of Redmond and Sound Transit project. To learn more about this project, please visit the DRLE tab in Cone Zone.

  • Road Projects for the Week of September 25 - October 1

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    Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project Construction

    Road Closure on East Lake Sammamish Parkway: East Lake Sammamish Parkway at Ebright Creek (located approximately at 125 E Lake Samm Pkwy) is OPEN! There will be periodic one-way road closures for the next two weeks.

    The remaining work on the project includes finalizing the creek alignment, installing fencing, landscaping, and utility reconnections. There will be periodic one-way road closures to accommodate the remaining work. There will also be restriping work done on East Lake Sammamish Parkway. Please visit the project page on Connect Sammamish for the latest updates.

    Upcoming Fall Construction-related Traffic Impacts

    Lane closure on 228th Ave SE between SE 4th Street and Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd: Southbound curb lane to be closed 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. between September and November 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School District’s new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 44th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.

    Lane closure on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between 228th Ave SE and Issaquah-Fall City Rd. and SE 44th Street: Southbound lane closure from 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. between September and November 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School Districts new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 24th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.


    Tree Trimming Delays and Caution While Driving

    Asplundh, a tree trimming sub-contractor for PSE, is currently trimming trees around poles and wires in the Sammamish. Work will occur for 3 hours between 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. More work will occur throughout the City for the next two weeks and will be included in the Cone Zone as more information is obtained. Please expect delays and use caution while driving through in the work areas.

    Streets with anticipated tree trimming.

    • 220th Ave SE and SE 4th St
    • SE 4th and 222nd Pl
    • SE 1st and 228th Ave SE
    • SE 6th Pl and 228th Ave SE


    228th Avenue Curb Ramp Retrofit and Catch Basin Repairs

    The City of Sammamish’s contractor is entering substantial completion on the project with only push list items remaining. Only minimal roadway impacts are anticipated for the remainder of work. The project’s curb ramp work is in preparation for the City resurfacing 228th Avenue in 2022 and benefits the City’s ADA Transition Plan goal of retrofitting all public facilities to meet the current Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. Traffic closure hours have been tightened through the work zone to 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. with traffic merged to one lane.


    Comcast Utility Work at NE 36th Street on East Lake Sammamish Parkway

    Comcast utility line work will take place from NE 36th Street vicinity along East Lake Sammamish Parkway NE to SE 4th Street on 228th Avenue SE (via Inglewood Hill Road NE).


    East Lake Sammamish Trail South Segment B Stage 1 Construction

    The King County East Lake Sammamish Trail (ELST) South Segment B Phase 1 continues with construction. There will be traffic impacts related to the closure of the gravel surface trail segment which causes the re-routing of cyclists and pedestrians to East Lake Sammamish Parkway (ELSP). Additionally, there will be construction traffic on ELSP.

    • Project Start Point: Intersection of SE 33rd / East Lake Sammamish Shore Lane Drive SE
    • Project End Point: Approximately 900' south of the intersection of SE 8th Street / East Lake Sammamish Parkway SE


    Issaquah-Fall City Road

    Grass mowing by a new contractor is scheduled in the next couple weeks to clean up overgrown areas. PSE crews have a couple repair locations on sidewalks before those areas may be finished in concrete. Other incidental plantings are planned for October.


    Notices for construction activity outside of the City of Sammamish:

    Issaquah Highlands Drive Upcoming

    This is a City of Issaquah project. Night work on Issaquah Highlands Drive will start Monday, September 13 and run for approximately three weeks. Work crews will complete the construction of a water main from 7:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m. During these working hours, one lane southbound will be open to traffic, and there is no impact to northbound traffic.


    Downtown Redmond Link Extension (DRLE) - Sound Transit work

    This is a City of Redmond and Sound Transit project. To learn more about this project, please visit the DRLE tab in Cone Zone.

  • Road Projects for the Week of September 18-24

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    Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project Construction

    Road Closure on East Lake Sammamish Parkway: East Lake Sammamish Parkway at Ebright Creek (located approximately at 125 E Lake Samm Pkwy) is OPEN! The weather cooperated on Wednesday which allowed paving to be completed as scheduled.

    The remaining work on the project includes finalizing the creek alignment, installing fencing, landscaping, and utility reconnections. Please visit the project page on Connect Sammamish for the latest updates.


    Beaver Lake Triathlon

    The Beaver Lake Triathlon will be held on Sunday, September 19. The race takes place from 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM.

    There will be no road closures associated with the Triathlon. During the race there will be a flagger or police officer directing traffic at:

    • The roundabout at SE 32nd St and SE Issaquah-Beaver Lake Rd next to Shoofly Farm.
    • The traffic signal at SE Issaquah-Beaver Lake Rd and SE Duthie Hill Rd
    • The traffic signal at SE Duthie Hill Rd and 275th Ave SE


    Beaver Lake Triathlon Bike Course
    Blue dots on course map represent flaggers/police officers directing traffic.



    Beaver Lake Triathlon Run Course




    Upcoming Fall Construction-related Traffic Impacts

    Lane closure on 228th Ave SE between SE 4th Street and Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd: Southbound curb lane to be closed 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between September and November 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School District’s new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 44th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.

    Lane closure on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between 228th Ave SE and Issaquah-Fall City Rd. and SE 44th Street: Southbound lane closure from 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between September and November 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School Districts new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 24th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.


    Tree Trimming Delays and Caution While Driving

    Asplundh, a tree trimming sub-contractor for PSE, is currently trimming trees around poles and wires in the Sammamish. Asplundh will be doing work on 220th Ave SE and SE 4th St today. Work will occur for 3 hours between 7:00 AM -4:00 PM. More work will occur throughout the City for the next two weeks and will be included in the Cone Zone as more information is obtained. Please expect delays and use caution while driving through in the work areas.

    Streets with anticipated tree trimming.

    • 220th Ave SE and SE 4th St
    • SE 4th and 222nd Pl SE
    • SE 1st and 228th Ave SE
    • SE 6th Pl and 228th Ave SE


    New Traffic Signal on Issaquah-Pine Lake Road and SE 44th Street

    The new traffic signal on Issaquah-Pine Lake Road and SE 44th Street is operational and serving Issaquah School District's Cedar Trails Elementary School.


    228th Avenue Curb Ramp Retrofit and Catch Basin Repairs

    The City of Sammamish’s contractor is entering substantial completion on the project with only push list items remaining. Only minimal roadway impacts are anticipated for the remainder of work. The project’s curb ramp work is in preparation for the City resurfacing 228th Avenue in 2022 and benefits the City’s ADA Transition Plan goal of retrofitting all public facilities to meet the current Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. Traffic closure hours have been tightened through the work zone to 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. with traffic merged to one lane.


    Comcast Utility Work at NE 36th Street on East Lake Sammamish Parkway

    Comcast utility line work will take place from NE 36th Street vicinity along East Lake Sammamish Parkway NE to SE 4th Street on 228th Avenue SE (via Inglewood Hill Road NE). Comcast will commence this work within the next week.


    East Lake Sammamish Trail South Segment B Stage 1 Construction

    The King County East Lake Sammamish Trail (ELST) South Segment B Phase 1 continues with construction. There will be traffic impacts related to the closure of the gravel surface trail segment which causes the re-routing of cyclists and pedestrians to East Lake Sammamish Parkway (ELSP). Additionally, there will be construction traffic on ELSP.

    • Project Start Point: Intersection of SE 33rd / East Lake Sammamish Shore Lane Drive SE
    • Project End Point: Approximately 900' south of the intersection of SE 8th Street / East Lake Sammamish Parkway SE


    Issaquah-Fall City Road

    Grass mowing by a new contractor is scheduled in the next couple weeks to clean up overgrown areas. PSE crews have a couple repair locations in sidewalks before those areas may be finished in concrete. Other incidental plantings are planned for October.


    Notices for construction activity outside of the City of Sammamish:

    Issaquah Highlands Drive Upcoming

    This is a City of Issaquah project. Night work on Issaquah Highlands Drive will start Monday, September 13 and run for approximately three weeks. Work crews will complete the construction of a water main from 7:00 p.m.- 7:00 a.m. During these working hours, one lane southbound will be open to traffic, and there is no impact to northbound traffic.


    Downtown Redmond Link Extension (DRLE) - Sound Transit work

    This is a City of Redmond and Sound Transit project. To learn more about this project, please visit the DRLE tab in Cone Zone.

  • Road Projects for the Week of September 11-17

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    Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project Construction

    Road Closure on East Lake Sammamish Parkway: Starting August 16 East Lake Sammamish Parkway at Ebright Creek (located approximately at 125 E Lake Samm Pkwy) CLOSED to thru traffic for the Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project. Bicyclists and pedestrians can detour around the closure using the East Lake Sammamish Regional Trail. The road is scheduled to reopen the afternoon of 9/16.

    Local access north and south of the closure area will be maintained, however thru traffic will not be permitted. The closure allows for completion of the new water and sewer systems, installation of the box culvert, and rebuilding the road. Additional notifications and message boards are posted and a signed detour is in place. Drivers should expect delays and consider using alternate routes.

    Please visit the project page on Connect Sammamish for the latest updates.


    Upcoming Summer Construction-related Traffic Impacts

    Lane closure on 228th Ave SE between SE 4th Street and Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd: Southbound curb lane to be closed 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between September and November 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School District’s new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 44th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.

    Lane closure on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between 228th Ave SE and Issaquah-Fall City Rd. and SE 44th Street: Southbound lane closure from 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between September and November 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School Districts new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 24th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.


    New Traffic Signal on Issaquah-Pine Lake Road and SE 44th Street

    The new traffic signal on Issaquah-Pine Lake Road and SE 44th Street is operational and serving Issaquah School District's Cedar Trails Elementary School.


    228th Avenue Curb Ramp Retrofit and Catch Basin Repairs

    The City of Sammamish’s contractor is entering substantial completion on the project with only push list items remaining. Only minimal roadway impacts are anticipated for the remainder of work. The project’s curb ramp work is in preparation for the City resurfacing 228th Avenue in 2022 and benefits the City’s ADA Transition Plan goal of retrofitting all public facilities to meet the current Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. Traffic closure hours have been tightened through the work zone to 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. with traffic merged to one lane.


    Comcast Utility Work at NE 36th Street on East Lake Sammamish Parkway

    Comcast utility line work will take place from NE 36th Street vicinity along East Lake Sammamish Parkway NE to SE 4th Street on 228th Avenue SE (via Inglewood Hill Road NE). Comcast will commence this work within the next week.


    East Lake Sammamish Trail South Segment B Stage 1 Construction

    The King County East Lake Sammamish Trail (ELST) South Segment B Phase 1 continues with construction. There will be traffic impacts related to the closure of the gravel surface trail segment which causes the re-routing of cyclists and pedestrians to East Lake Sammamish Parkway (ELSP). Additionally, there will be construction traffic on ELSP.

    • Project Start Point: Intersection of SE 33rd / East Lake Sammamish Shore Lane Drive SE
    • Project End Point: Approximately 900' south of the intersection of SE 8th Street / East Lake Sammamish Parkway SE


    Paving on 209th Ave SE and SE 24th Street

    An asphalt contractor will be paving on 209th Avenue SE and SE 24th Street on Tuesday, September 7 through Friday, September 10. This work will take place between 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM. It is for a new development called Tridco.


    Issaquah-Fall City Road

    Only minor work items remain, and utility work in a few areas. Lumen is raising a utility vault in the sidewalk near the Issaquah Montessori School and will install a temporary walkable surface in time for opening of school.


    Notices for construction activity outside of the City of Sammamish:

    Issaquah Highlands Drive Upcoming

    This is a City of Issaquah project. Night work on Issaquah Highlands Drive will start Monday, September 13 and run for approximately three weeks. Work crews will complete the construction of a water main from 7:00 p.m.- 7:00 a.m. During these working hours, one lane southbound will be open to traffic, and there is no impact to northbound traffic.


    Downtown Redmond Link Extension (DRLE) - Sound Transit work

    This is a City of Redmond and Sound Transit project. To learn more about this project, please visit the DRLE tab in Cone Zone.

  • Road Projects for the Week of September 4 - 10

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    Road Projects for the Week of September 4 - September 10


    Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project Construction

    Road Closure on East Lake Sammamish Parkway: Starting August 16 East Lake Sammamish Parkway at Ebright Creek (located approximately at 125 E Lake Samm Pkwy) CLOSED to thru traffic for the Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project. Bicyclists and pedestrians can detour around the closure using the East Lake Sammamish Regional Trail. The road is scheduled to reopen the afternoon of 9/16.

    Local access north and south of the closure area will be maintained, however thru traffic will not be permitted. The closure allows for completion of the new water and sewer systems, installation of the box culvert, and rebuilding the road. Additional notifications and message boards are posted and a signed detour is in place. Drivers should expect delays and consider using alternate routes.

    Please visit the project page on Connect Sammamish for the latest updates.


    Upcoming Summer Construction-related Traffic Impacts

    Lane closure on 228th Ave SE between SE 4th Street and Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd: Southbound curb lane to be closed 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between June and August 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School District’s new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 44th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.

    Lane closure on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between 228th Ave SE and Issaquah-Fall City Rd. and SE 44th Street: Southbound lane closure from 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between June and August 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School Districts new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 24th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.


    New Traffic Signal on Issaquah-Pine Lake Road and SE 44th Street

    The new traffic signal on Issaquah-Pine Lake Road and SE 44th Street is operational and serving Issaquah School District's Cedar Trails Elementary School.


    228th Avenue Curb Ramp Retrofit and Catch Basin Repairs

    The City of Sammamish’s contractor will be pouring the final sidewalk panels around the new pedestrian push button posts on Tuesday, September 7 and patching around the repair stormwater manholes on Wednesday, September 8 and Thursday, September 9. The project’s curb ramp work is in preparation for the City resurfacing 228th Avenue in 2022 and benefits the City’s ADA Transition Plan goal of retrofitting all public facilities to meet the current Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. Traffic closure hours have been tightened through the work zone to 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. with traffic merged to one lane.


    Comcast Utility Work at NE 36th Street on East Lake Sammamish Parkway

    Comcast utility line work will take place from NE 36th Street vicinity along East Lake Sammamish Parkway NE to SE 4th Street on 228th Avenue SE (via Inglewood Hill Road NE). Comcast will commence this work within the next week.


    East Lake Sammamish Trail South Segment B Stage 1 Construction

    The King County East Lake Sammamish Trail (ELST) South Segment B Phase 1 continues with construction. There will be traffic impacts related to the closure of the gravel surface trail segment which causes the re-routing of cyclists and pedestrians to East Lake Sammamish Parkway (ELSP). Additionally, there will be construction traffic on ELSP.

    • Project Start Point: Intersection of SE 33rd / East Lake Sammamish Shore Lane Drive SE
    • Project End Point: Approximately 900' south of the intersection of SE 8th Street / East Lake Sammamish Parkway SE


    Paving on 209th Ave SE and SE 24th Street

    An asphalt contractor will be paving on 209th Avenue SE and SE 24th Street on Tuesday, September 7 through Friday, September 10. This work will take place between 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM. It is for a new development called Tridco.


    Issaquah-Fall City Road

    Only minor work items remain, and utility work in a few areas. Lumen is raising a utility vault in the sidewalk near the Issaquah Montessori School and will install a temporary walkable surface in time for opening of school.


    Notices for construction activity outside of the City of Sammamish:

    Issaquah Highlands Drive Upcoming

    This is a City of Issaquah project. Night work on Issaquah Highlands Drive will start Monday, September 13 and run for approximately three weeks. Work crews will complete the construction of a water main from 7:00 p.m.- 7:00 a.m. During these working hours, one lane southbound will be open to traffic, and there is no impact to northbound traffic.


    Downtown Redmond Link Extension (DRLE) - Sound Transit work

    This is a City of Redmond and Sound Transit project. To learn more about this project, please visit the DRLE tab in Cone Zone.



  • Road Projects for the Week of August 28 - September 3

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    Road Projects for the Week of August 28 - September 3

    Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project Construction

    Road Closure on East Lake Sammamish Parkway: Starting August 16 East Lake Sammamish Parkway at Ebright Creek (located approximately at 125 E Lake Samm Pkwy) CLOSED to thru traffic for the Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project. The closure will last a minimum of 3-weeks. Bicyclists and pedestrians can detour around the closure using the East Lake Sammamish Regional Trail.

    Local access north and south of the closure area will be maintained, however thru traffic will not be permitted. The closure allows for completion of the new water and sewer systems, installation of the box culvert, and rebuilding the road. Additional notifications and message boards are posted and a signed detour is in place. Drivers should expect delays and consider using alternate routes.

    Due to limited access during the East Lake Sammamish Parkway closure, Republic Services will begin garbage, yard waste, and recycling collection at 6:00 a.m. on Tuesdays, the regular collection day for homes adjacent to the closure. Impacted homes will be receiving calls from Republic on 8/23 and 8/30 as a reminder before pick-up. We ask homes that receive a call to please have your carts out by 6:00 a.m. on August 24 and 31.

    Please visit the project page on Connect Sammamish for the latest updates.

    Upcoming Summer Construction-related Traffic Impacts

    Construction along Issaquah-Pine Lake Road between SE Klahanie Blvd and 238th Way SE: Construction activities continue along Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between SE Klahanie Blvd and 238th Way SE. Motorists are encouraged to seek alternate routes around the construction zone. Construction work involves constructing a new entrance, signal, and frontage improvements for ISD’s new elementary school #16 at SE 44th Street. Work will make it necessary to occasionally divert traffic around work zones however two lanes of traffic will be maintained. This is expected to last through September 2021.

    Lane closure on 228th Ave SE between SE 4th Street and Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd: Southbound curb lane to be closed 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between June and August 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School District’s new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 44th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.

    Lane closure on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between 228th Ave SE and Issaquah-Fall City Rd. and SE 44th Street: Southbound lane closure from 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between June and August 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School Districts new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 24th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.

    228th Avenue Curb Ramp Retrofit and Catch Basin Repairs

    The City of Sammamish’s contractor has finished catch basin adjustment work and will be cleaning out catch basins in the corridor. On Thursday, 9/2, traffic signal loop installation work will happen in the westbound lanes of NE 8th St at the 228th Avenue NE. The electrical subcontractor is expected to continue push button/traffic signal work on 8/30, which will involve turning off traffic signals from 8:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m. on Mon and 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Tues/Wed. Police Officers will be on site to direct traffic through the intersections. See schedule below. The project’s curb ramp work is in preparation for the City resurfacing 228th Avenue in 2022 and benefits the City’s ADA Transition Plan goal of retrofitting all public facilities to meet the current Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. Starting 8/31, traffic closure hours will be tightened through the work zone to 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. with traffic merged to one lane.

    Current Push Button Work / Signal Outages Schedule:

    1. Monday 8/30 - NE 4th Street / 228th Avenue SE
    2. Tuesday 8/31 - NE 8th / 228th Avenue SE
    3. Wednesday 9/01 - Crusader Way / 228th Avenue SE and Main Street / 228th (the intersection of Crusader Way and 228th Avenue SE will occur first and Main Street and 228th Avenue SE will occur second)


    Comcast Utility Work at NE 36th Street on East Lake Sammamish Parkway

    Comcast utility line work will take place from NE 36th Street vicinity along East Lake Sammamish Parkway NE to SE 4th Street on 228th Avenue SE (via Inglewood Hill Road NE). Comcast will commence this work within the next week.

    East Lake Sammamish Trail South Segment B Stage 1 Construction

    The King County East Lake Sammamish Trail (ELST) South Segment B Phase 1 continues with construction. There will be traffic impacts related to the closure of the gravel surface trail segment which causes the re-routing of cyclists and pedestrians to East Lake Sammamish Parkway (ELSP). Additionally, there will be construction traffic on ELSP.

    • Project Start Point: Intersection of SE 33rd / East Lake Sammamish Shore Lane Drive SE
    • Project End Point: Approximately 900' south of the intersection of SE 8th Street / East Lake Sammamish Parkway SE


    Paving on 244th Ave NE

    An asphalt contractor will be paving on 244th Avenue NE between NE 18th Street and NE 20th Street on Wednesday August 25. This work will start at 9:00 AM with some minor delays and traffic control present. The location of this work is across the street from the City's Maintenance and Operations Center (MOC).

    Issaquah-Fall City Road

    Only minor work items remain, and utility work in a few areas. Lumen is raising a utility vault in the sidewalk near the Issaquah Montessori School and will install a temporary walkable surface in time for opening of school.

    Notices for construction activity outside of the City of Sammamish:

    Downtown Redmond Link Extension (DRLE) - Sound Transit work

    This is a City of Redmond and Sound Transit project. To learn more about this project, please visit the DRLE tab in Cone Zone.

  • Road Projects for the Week of August 21 - 27

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    Road Projects for the Week of August 21 - 27

    Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project Construction

    Road Closure on East Lake Sammamish Parkway: Starting August 16th at 7:00 AM there will be a minimum 3-week closure of East Lake Sammamish Parkway at Ebright Creek (located approximately at 125 E Lake Samm Pkwy) for the Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project.

    In order to ensure the road closure and construction will be completed within the planned schedule, the City has granted the contractor permission for extended working hours. The contractor plans to work 7am – 7pm on Thursday, August 19th through Sunday, August 22nd.

    Local access north and south of the closure area will be maintained, however thru traffic will not be permitted. Bicyclists and pedestrians can use the East Lake Sammamish Regional Trail to detour around the closure. The closure will allow for completion of the new water and sewer systems, installation of the box culvert, and rebuilding the road. Additional notifications and message boards are posted and a signed detour is in place. Drivers should expect delays and consider using alternate routes.

    Due to limited access during the East Lake Sammamish Parkway closure, Republic Services will begin garbage, yard waste, and recycling collection at 6:00 a.m. on Tuesdays, the regular collection day for homes adjacent to the closure. Impacted homes will be receiving calls from Republic on 8/23 and 8/30 as a reminder before pick-up. We ask homes that receive a call to please have your carts out by 6:00 a.m. on August 24th and 31st.

    Please visit the project page on Connect Sammamish for the latest updates.

    Upcoming Summer Construction-related Traffic Impacts

    Construction along Issaquah-Pine Lake Road between SE Klahanie Blvd and 238th Way SE: Construction activities continue along Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between SE Klahanie Blvd and 238th Way SE. Motorists are encouraged to seek alternate routes around the construction zone. Construction work involves constructing a new entrance, signal, and frontage improvements for ISD’s new elementary school #16 at SE 44th Street. Work will make it necessary to occasionally divert traffic around work zones however two lanes of traffic will be maintained. This is expected to last through September 2021.

    Lane closure on 228th Ave SE between SE 4th Street and Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd: Southbound curb lane to be closed 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between June and August 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School District’s new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 44th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.

    Lane closure on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between 228th Ave SE and Issaquah-Fall City Rd. and SE 44th Street: Southbound lane closure from 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between June and August 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School Districts new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 24th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.

    Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) Work

    The Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) is installing new wires on the large power transmission towers located along their utility corridor in Sammamish. This work has already started and will be finished by August 27th. The impacted locations include:

    • Issaquah-Fall City Road just east of the intersection with Klahanie Drive SE;
    • The Klahanie Mountainview Pool (4280 Klahanie Drive SE);
    • Klahanie Park (25000 SE Klahanie Boulevard);
    • Beaver Lake Middle School (25025 SE 32nd Street);
    • SE 30th Street between 247th Avenue SE and 249th Avenue SE;
    • SE 28th Place, adjacent to and south of Beaver Lake Park; and
    • SE 24th Street between 245th Avenue SE and 246th Avenue SE.


    All of these areas will have traffic control with minor delays when wire is being pulled.

    228th Avenue Curb Ramp Retrofit and Catch Basin Repairs

    The City of Sammamish’s contractor will continue repairing manholes in the travel lanes. The electrical subcontractor is expected to begin push button/traffic signal work on 8/25, which will involve turning off traffic signals from 8:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m. Police Officers will be on site to direct traffic through the intersections. See schedule below. The project’s curb ramp work is in preparation for the City resurfacing 228th Avenue in 2022 and benefits the City’s ADA Transition Plan goal of retrofitting all public facilities to meet the current Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. Typical lane closure hours through the work zone will be between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday with traffic merged to one lane.

    Current Push Button Work / Signal Outages Schedule:

    1. Thursday 8/26 - SE 8th Street / 228th Avenue SE
    2. Monday 8/30 - NE 4th Street / 228th Avenue SE
    3. Tuesday 8/31 - NE 8th / 228th Avenue SE
    4. Wednesday 9/01 - Crusader Way / 228th Avenue SE and Main Street / 228th (the intersection of Crusader Way and 228th Avenue SE will occur first and Main Street and 228th Avenue SE will occur second)


    Comcast Utility Work at NE 36th Street on East Lake Sammamish Parkway

    Comcast utility line work will take place from NE 36th Street vicinity along East Lake Sammamish Parkway NE to SE 4th Street on 228th Avenue SE (via Inglewood Hill Road NE). Comcast will commence this work within the next week.

    East Lake Sammamish Trail South Segment B Stage 1 Construction

    The King County East Lake Sammamish Trail (ELST) South Segment B Phase 1 continues with construction. There will be traffic impacts related to the closure of the gravel surface trail segment which causes the re-routing of cyclists and pedestrians to East Lake Sammamish Parkway (ELSP). Additionally, there will be construction traffic on ELSP.

    • Project Start Point: Intersection of SE 33rd / East Lake Sammamish Shore Lane Drive SE
    • Project End Point: Approximately 900' south of the intersection of SE 8th Street / East Lake Sammamish Parkway SE


    Paving on 244th Ave NE

    An asphalt contractor will be paving on 244th Avenue NE between NE 18th Street and NE 20th Street on Wednesday August 25th. This work will start at 9:00 AM with some minor delays and traffic control present. The location of this work is across the street from the City's Maintenance and Operations Center (MOC).

    Issaquah-Fall City Road

    Only minor work items remain, and utility work in a few areas. Lumen is raising a utility vault in the sidewalk near the Issaquah Montessori School and will install a temporary walkable surface in time for opening of school.

    Notices for construction activity outside of the City of Sammamish:

    Downtown Redmond Link Extension (DRLE) - Sound Transit work

    This is a City of Redmond and Sound Transit project. To learn more about this project, please visit the DRLE tab in Cone Zone.

  • Road Projects for the Week of August 14 - 20

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    Road Projects for the Week of August 14 - 20

    Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project Construction

    Road Closure on East Lake Sammamish Parkway: Starting August 16th at 7:00 AM there will be a minimum 3-week closure of East Lake Sammamish Parkway at Ebright Creek (located approximately at 125 E Lake Samm Pkwy) for the Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project.

    In order to ensure the road closure and construction will be completed within the planned schedule, the City has granted the contractor permission for extended working hours beginning Monday, August 16th through Friday, September 3rd, 7am - 10pm.

    Local access north and south of the closure area will be maintained, however thru traffic will not be permitted. Bicyclists and pedestrians can use the East Lake Sammamish Regional Trail to detour around the closure. The closure will allow for completion of the new water and sewer systems and installation of the box culvert. Additional notifications and message boards will be posted and a signed detour will be in place. Drivers should expect delays and consider using alternate routes.

    The closure will allow for completion of the new water and sewer systems and installation of the box culvert. Additional notifications and message boards will be posted and a signed detour will be in place. Drivers should expect delays and consider using alternate routes. To learn more please visit the project page.

    Please visit the project page on Connect Sammamish for the latest updates.

    Upcoming Summer Construction-related Traffic Impacts

    Construction along Issaquah-Pine Lake Road between SE Klahanie Blvd and 238th Way SE: Construction activities continue along Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between SE Klahanie Blvd and 238th Way SE. Motorists are encouraged to seek alternate routes around the construction zone. Construction work involves constructing a new entrance, signal, and frontage improvements for ISD’s new elementary school #16 at SE 44th Street. Work will make it necessary to occasionally divert traffic around work zones however two lanes of traffic will be maintained. This is expected to last through September 2021.

    Lane closure on 228th Ave SE between SE 4th Street and Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd: Southbound curb lane to be closed 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between June and August 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School District’s new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 44th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.

    Lane closure on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between 228th Ave SE and Issaquah-Fall City Rd. and SE 44th Street: Southbound lane closure from 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between June and August 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School Districts new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 44th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.

    Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) Work

    The Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) is installing new wires on the large power transmission towers located along their utility corridor in Sammamish. This work has already started and will be finished by August 27th. The impacted locations include:

    • Issaquah-Fall City Road just east of the intersection with Klahanie Drive SE;
    • The Klahanie Mountainview Pool (4280 Klahanie Drive SE);
    • Klahanie Park (25000 SE Klahanie Boulevard);
    • Beaver Lake Middle School (25025 SE 32nd Street);
    • SE 30th Street between 247th Avenue SE and 249th Avenue SE;
    • SE 28th Place, adjacent to and south of Beaver Lake Park; and
    • SE 24th Street between 245th Avenue SE and 246th Avenue SE.

    All of these areas will have traffic control with minor delays when wire is being pulled.

    228th Avenue Curb Ramp Retrofit and Catch Basin Repairs

    The City of Sammamish’s contractor will continue work on 228th Avenue to retrofit curb ramps, install concrete catch basin aprons and install irrigation sleeve crossings from SE 8th St to NE 8th St. The contractor will be patching around curb ramps and catch basins on Monday through Wednesday. On Thursday and Friday, they will continue repairing manholes in the travel lanes. During the week of 8/23 the contractor is expected to begin push button/traffic signal work, which will involve turning off traffic signals. Police Officers will be on site to direct traffic through the intersections. The project’s curb ramp work is in preparation for the City resurfacing 228th Avenue in 2022 and benefits the City’s ADA Transition Plan goal of retrofitting all public facilities to meet the current Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. Typical lane closure hours through the work zone will be between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday with traffic merged to one lane.

    East Lake Sammamish Trail South Segment B Stage 1 Construction

    The King County East Lake Sammamish Trail (ELST) South Segment B Phase 1 continues with construction. There will be traffic impacts related to the closure of the gravel surface trail segment which causes the re-routing of cyclists and pedestrians to East Lake Sammamish Parkway (ELSP). Additionally, there will be construction traffic on ELSP.

    • Project Start Point: Intersection of SE 33rd / East Lake Sammamish Shore Lane Drive SE
    • Project End Point: Approximately 900' south of the intersection of SE 8th Street / East Lake Sammamish Parkway SE

    Issaquah-Fall City Road

    The contractor has completed the streambed restoration work under the bridge and is now finishing up minor completion items.

    Highlighted Item:

    • Comcast plans to raise a vault this week in the sidewalk area at the Issaquah Montessori School, and then the gap in the sidewalk will be poured.

    Notices for construction activity outside of the City of Sammamish:

    Downtown Redmond Link Extension (DRLE; Sound Transit work)

    This is a City of Redmond and Sound Transit project. To learn more about this project, please visit the DRLE tab in Cone Zone.

  • Road Projects for the Week of August 7 - 13

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    Road Projects for the Week of August 7 - August 13

    Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project Construction

    Road Closure on East Lake Sammamish Parkway: Starting August 16th there will be a minimum 3-week closure of East Lake Sammamish Parkway at Ebright Creek (located approximately at 125 E Lake Samm Pkwy). The closure will allow for completion of the new water and sewer systems and installation of the box culvert. Additional notifications and message boards will be posted and a signed detour will be in place. Drivers should expect delays and consider using alternate routes.

    The contractor is working to install the new water main, the stream bypass, and the dewatering system in preparation for the new box culvert installation. Drivers can continue to expect intermittent lane closures leading up to August 16th. Please visit the project page on Connect Sammamish for the latest updates.

    Upcoming Summer Construction-related Traffic Impacts

    Construction along Issaquah-Pine Lake Road between SE Klahanie Blvd and 238th Way SE: Construction activities continue along Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between SE Klahanie Blvd and 238th Way SE. Motorists are encouraged to seek alternate routes around the construction zone. Construction work involves constructing a new entrance, signal, and frontage improvements for ISD’s new elementary school #16 at SE 44th Street. Work will make it necessary to occasionally divert traffic around work zones however two lanes of traffic will be maintained. This is expected to last through September 2021.

    Lane closure on 228th Ave SE between SE 4th Street and Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd: Southbound curb lane to be closed 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between June and August 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School District’s new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 44th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.

    Lane closure on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between 228th Ave SE and Issaquah-Fall City Rd. and SE 44th Street: Southbound lane closure from 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between June and August 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School Districts new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 44th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.

    228th Avenue Curb Ramp Retrofit and Catch Basin Repairs

    The City of Sammamish’s contractor will continue work on 228th Avenue to retrofit curb ramps, install concrete catch basin aprons and install irrigation sleeve crossings from SE 8th St to NE 8th St. The contractor is in the final process of repairing manholes in the travel lanes. The project’s curb ramp work is in preparation for the City resurfacing 228th Avenue in 2022 and benefits the City’s ADA Transition Plan goal of retrofitting all public facilities to meet the current Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. Typical lane closure hours through the work zone will be between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday with traffic merged to one lane.

    East Lake Sammamish Trail South Segment B Stage 1 Construction

    The King County East Lake Sammamish Trail (ELST) South Segment B Phase 1 continues with construction. There will be traffic impacts related to the closure of the gravel surface trail segment which causes the re-routing of cyclists and pedestrians to East Lake Sammamish Parkway (ELSP). Additionally, there will be construction traffic on ELSP.

    • Project Start Point: Intersection of SE 33rd / East Lake Sammamish Shore Lane Drive SE
    • Project End Point: Approximately 900' south of the intersection of SE 8th Street / East Lake Sammamish Parkway SE

    Issaquah-Fall City Road

    The contractor has completed the streambed restoration work under the bridge and is now finishing up minor completion items.

    Highlighted Item:

    • Comcast plans to raise a vault this week in the sidewalk area at the Issaquah Montessori School, and then the gap in the sidewalk will be poured.

    Notices for construction activity outside of the City of Sammamish:

    Downtown Redmond Link Extension (DRLE; Sound Transit work)

    This is a City of Redmond and Sound Transit project. To learn more about this project, please visit the DRLE tab in Cone Zone.

  • Road Projects for the Week of July 31 - August 6

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    Road Projects for the Week of July 31 - August 6

    Ebright Creek Fish Passage Project Construction

    Road Closure on East Lake Sammamish Parkway: Starting August 16th there will be a minimum 3-week closure of East Lake Sammamish Parkway at Ebright Creek (located approximately at 125 E Lake Samm Pkwy). The closure will allow for completion of the new water and sewer systems and installation of the box culvert. Additional notifications and message boards will be posted and a signed detour will be in place. Drivers should expect delays and consider using alternate routes.

    Utility relocation is planned to finish this week. The City’s contractor completed the water bypass. The contractor will continue work on the new water main, which will be installed underneath the box culvert. A dewatering system will be installed to draw down the groundwater to allow excavation work. Drivers can continue to expect intermittent lane closures leading up to August 16th. Please visit the project page on Connect Sammamish for the latest updates.

    Upcoming Summer Construction-related Traffic Impacts

    Construction along Issaquah-Pine Lake Road between SE Klahanie Blvd and 238th Way SE: Construction activities continue along Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between SE Klahanie Blvd and 238th Way SE. Motorists are encouraged to seek alternate routes around the construction zone. Construction work involves constructing a new entrance, signal, and frontage improvements for ISD’s new elementary school #16 at SE 44th Street. Work will make it necessary to occasionally divert traffic around work zones however two lanes of traffic will be maintained. This is expected to last through September 2021.

    Lane closure on 228th Ave SE between SE 4th Street and Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd: Southbound curb lane to be closed 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between June and August 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School District’s new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 44th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.

    Lane closure on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd between 228th Ave SE and Issaquah-Fall City Rd. and SE 44th Street: Southbound lane closure from 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM between June and August 2021 and may change pending further coordination with all parties. Comcast is installing new fiber optic cable for Issaquah School Districts new elementary school on Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd at SE 44th Street. It is highly recommended to find an alternative route during this project’s construction.

    228th Avenue Curb Ramp Retrofit and Catch Basin Repairs

    The City of Sammamish’s contractor will continue work on 228th Avenue to retrofit curb ramps, install concrete catch basin aprons and install irrigation sleeve crossings from SE 8th St to NE 8th St. The contractor is in the process of retrofitting curb ramps along the corridor with work expected next week at SE 4th St, NE 4th St and NE 8th St. Only one corner of an intersection will be impacted per intersection. This work is in preparation for the City resurfacing 228th Avenue in 2022 and benefits the City’s ADA Transition Plan goal of retrofitting all public facilities to meet the current Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. Typical lane closure hours through the work zone will be between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday with traffic merged to one lane.

    East Lake Sammamish Trail South Segment B Stage 1 Construction

    The King County East Lake Sammamish Trail (ELST) South Segment B Phase 1 continues with construction. There will be traffic impacts related to the closure of the gravel surface trail segment which causes the re-routing of cyclists and pedestrians to East Lake Sammamish Parkway (ELSP). Additionally, there will be construction traffic on ELSP.

    • Project Start Point: Intersection of SE 33rd / East Lake Sammamish Shore Lane Drive SE
    • Project End Point: Approximately 900' south of the intersection of SE 8th Street / East Lake Sammamish Parkway SE

    Issaquah-Fall City Road

    The contractor has completed the streambed restoration work under the bridge and is now finishing up minor completion items.

    Highlighted Item:

    • Comcast plans to raise a vault this week in the sidewalk area at the Issaquah Montessori School, and then the gap in the sidewalk will be poured.

    Notices for construction activity outside of the City of Sammamish:

    Downtown Redmond Link Extension (DRLE; Sound Transit work)

    This is a City of Redmond and Sound Transit project. To learn more about this project, please visit the DRLE tab in Cone Zone.

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