Portion of Lake Washington Blvd. to close until July 3 starting Friday

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A portion of Lake Washington Boulevard in Seattle will be closed in both directions until July 3 starting Friday night as crews install drainage and conduct electrical work, the Washington State Department of Transportation announced.

The closure will be in place between Montlake Boulevard and East Foster Island Road in the Arboretum.

The closure begins at 10 p.m. Friday and will last through 11:59 p.m. Sunday, July 3.

During the closure, traffic will be detoured to Boyer Avenue East. The westbound exit to Lake Washington Boulevard will be open, but drivers can only travel west toward Montlake Boulevard.

Bikes and pedestrians will be detoured to East Miller Street.

For more information on the closure and construction, follow this link.

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