Highway 99 (Aurora Ave), Seattle, WA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Joyful April
N 47° 40.551 W 122° 20.830
10T E 549002 N 5280479
Quick Description: An over-looked piece of history.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 7/23/2007 8:08:39 PM
Waymark Code: WM1X26
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 113

Long Description:
This sign is over-looked by most people. It is located in a triangular piece of grassy space and border by Hwy 99 and a semi-busy street. There aren't any side walks in the area reducing foot traffic.

I noticed the sign after the millionth time I rode past it on the bus ride home.

Trivia:

Hwy 99 has many names. Here are the names that I know as you travel north to south:

Aurora Ave N
Aurora Ave
Highway 99
Pacific Hwy
International Blvd
Old 99

None of these are nicknames and there may be more names. It can become VERY confusing to travelers.
Complete list of Garden Clubs and Organizations that placed this marker:
Washington State Federation of Garden Clubs, Snoqualmie District.


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