Kent Des Moines Road to close for two nights | Update

Sound Transit to close street March 21 and 23 for construction equipment transport

The closure and detour route for Kent Des Moines Road from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. March 21-23. COURTESY GRAPHIC, Sound Transit

The closure and detour route for Kent Des Moines Road from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. March 21-23. COURTESY GRAPHIC, Sound Transit

Kent Des Moines Road will be closed two nights in both directions on the West Hill so a Sound Transit contractor for light rail can transport equipment across the street.

The closure will be on Kent Des Moines Road (State Route 516) between Pacific Highway South (State Route 99) and Interstate 5 at exit 149B from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Sunday, March 21 and Tuesday, March 23, according to Sound Transit. Exit 149B will be open to traffic.

Editor’s note: This story was updated to correct the closure dates.

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