Please visit the City of Tacoma's website for the latest information on the road closure and detour plans.

SR 509 at Taylor Way will be reduced to one lane in each direction from 8 p.m. on Friday, July 9, until 6 a.m., Monday, July 12. (The work was originally scheduled for this weekend.) During this time, the following restrictions will apply:

  • Left turns will not be permitted from SR 509 to Taylor Way or to 54th Ave E.
  • Access to SR 509 from Taylor Way will be right turn (southbound) only.
  • Access to 54th Ave E. (Fife) will only be permitted from northbound SR 509.
  • There will be no access to SR 509 from 54th Ave E. (Fife) during this work.

Taylor Way and the remaining Blair/Hylebos peninsula may be accessed on northbound SR 509 via the Hylebos Bridge.

From southbound SR 509, Fife/54th Avenue E./Highway 99 may be accessed via Port of Tacoma Road.

Trucks are not permitted on Alexander Avenue between SR 509 and Highway 99, daily from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. See detour routes.

Drivers may experience delays. We ask everyone to use extreme caution while traveling in the area.