In partnership with King County Metro, Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) is designing and building transit improvements in West Seattle to prepare for Metro’s RapidRide C Line. The improvements will create a faster, more reliable corridor for Metro’s new RapidRide buses.
The Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) has developed plans to re-channelize a section of SW Alaska Street and SW Avalon Street to support the planned RapidRide C Line. Improvements are also planned for California Ave SW and SW Avalon Way.
SW Alaska Street from California Avenue SW to 35th Avenue SW
Install a westbound left turn pocket at California Avenue SW and SW Alaska Street
Install an eastbound left turn pocket at 42nd Avenue SW and SW Alaska Street
Install an eastbound Business Access and Transit Lane (BAT) between 42nd Avenue SW and 40th Avenue SW
Install a westbound BAT between Fauntleroy Avenue SW and 42nd Avenue SW
Install a westbound bicycle lane between Fauntleroy Way SW and approximately 30 feet west of 41st Avenue SW
Remove parking on the north side of SW Alaska Street between California Avenue SW and 41st Avenue SW, and on both sides between 42nd Avenue SW and Fauntleroy Way SW
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