5th and Washington Duct Bank Project Beginning Next Week

Crews will install a new duct bank across 5th Avenue S at S Washington Street on Monday, Feb. 25. This project will connect existing underground power lines to increase service reliability. Crews plan to excavate across 5th Avenue at the north side of the intersection with S Washington Street. This project will not involve any scheduled power outages.

This Monday, Feb. 25, crews will begin installing a new duct bank, or conduit, across 5th Avenue S at S Washington Street in order to  connect existing underground power lines and increase service reliability.

Crews plan to excavate across 5th Avenue at the north side of the intersection with S Washington Street. This project will not involve any scheduled power outages.

Location of construction work on 5th Avenue South and South Washington Street.

Daily work hours are 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, with some possible weekend work. The project is projected to last for four to five weeks. At a later date, crews will install new cable over several days after civil construction is completed.

For more information about this project, please contact John Harvey, Electrical Service Representative.

Phone: (206) 386-4275

Email: John.Harvey@Seattle.Gov

Website: http://www.seattle.gov/light/aboutus/construction