Monthly Archives: December 2011

City to remove Madison Park fence

The city of Seattle will remove a fence in the Madison Park neighborhood that for decades has blocked public access to a block-long swatch of Lake Washington shoreline, one block north of Madison Beach park. The decision by Acting Seattle … Continue reading

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Popular Mechanics looks at 520 replacement project

Rendering courtesy of Washington State Department of Transportation Popular Mechanics has the inside story on how exactly crews will replace the 48-year-old  state Route 520 floating bridge across Lake Washington with a new six-lane bridge. If you’re wondering how they … Continue reading

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