December 2nd, 2017 - Posted in Alerts

Road Closures During Tree Lighting Ceremony December 2, 2017 at 4:30pm to 7:30pm This is a message regarding the road closures, detour route & parking restrictions in Downtown Vashon during the Santa Parade & Tree Lighting Ceremony Effective December 2, 2017 at 4:30 pm:

Roads in and around Vashon Town will be closed for the Santa Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony.

Detour Signs, Street Barricades, King County Sheriffs and Volunteers will be out to prevent traffic from entering the celebration. Thank you in advance for your patience and for making the Santa Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony tradition safe.

Detour Route will be stopped temporary from 5:30 to 5:45 to allow Santa Parade to pass.

Click here for the Road Closure & Detour Map. ROAD CLOSURES! Vashon Highway will be closed between 174st SW (the corner by Subway & The Hinge Gallery) and 178th SW (by Vashon Theatre) from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

Bank Road will be closed from 100th to 97th. Detours start a Cove Rd on the North end and 178th on the South end.


Click Here for the Detour Map Northbound Traffic on Vashon Highway from South of town go West on 178th, North on 100th, West on Bank Road, North on 107th, East on Cove Rd, North on Vashon Highway.

Please note that 103rd (That small street behind the IGA) is for SOUTH BOUND traffic only. The road is only big enough to for one way traffic during special events.

BEALL ROAD DETOUR: Drivers heading north can take Beall Road to West on Bank Road, North on 97th PL SW to West on 174th to North on Vashon Highway.

Southbound Traffic on Vashon Highway North of Cove Rd: Detour West on Cove Rd, South on 107th SW, East on Bank Road, South on 103rd SW (the road behind IGA), East on 178th, South on Vashon Highway.

BEALL ROAD DETOUR ROUTE: From Vashon Highway Heading South: East on 174th to South on 97th PL, East Bank Road, then South to Beall Road.

KC METRO RE ROUTE: The 118 and the 119 will follow the detour route around Vashon town, no buses will drive through town from 4:30pm to 7:30pm.

Buses will pick up at the North end at Cove Road and Vashon Highway as well as at the South end at 178th and Vashon Highway.

PARKING RESTRICTION: No parking on Vashon Highway South of Bank Road to 178th by Vashon Theater from from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm. And on BANK ROAD between 100th and 97th.

All cars parked on Vashon Highway from Bank to 18th must be removed by 4:30pm.

Please take extra caution to watch out for families and children walking to town as you are driving around through the detour.

CLICK HERE FOR DETOUR MAP This message was posted at 8:45 AM pm on December 2nd, 2017


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