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Traveler Notice

Know before you go
Get the latest information about traffic shifts on I-5 and SR 16 in Tacoma at TacomaTraffic.com.

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Tacoma Alerts

As of 6/26/2019 8:12 AM
Blocking Incidents
  • Collision on SR 16 westbound at milepost 9.4 near Toll Plaza beginning at 7:14 am on June 26, 2019 until further notice. The HOV lane is blocked.
Construction Closures
  • From 10:30 p.m. Friday, June 28 to 5:30 a.m. Saturday, June 29, northbound and southbound I-5 at Thorne Lane will be reduced to a single lane and that single lane will be detoured up and over the Thorne Lane off- and on-ramps while crews install new bridge girders.
  • Weather permitting, overnight Friday, June 28, three lanes of SB I-5 will shift on to the new northbound I-5 Puyallup River Bridge. During the traffic shift, SB I-5 will be reduced to a single lane from Port of Tacoma Road to East McKinley Way. The SB I-5 exit 135 will close and the SR 167 and 27th Street on-ramp to SB I-5 will close. Rolling slowdowns on SB I-5 will also occur. Visit www.TacomaTraffic.com for details.
Special Events
  • Travelers who use I-5, I-705 and SR 7 approaching downtown Tacoma may experience heavy traffic during the evening commute of Friday, June 28 due to events scheduled at the Tacoma Dome. Drivers are advised to plan for extra travel time.