I know a family who rents a place right in that area on 520. I was talking with them the other day about how the 520 repaving project as impacted their noise levels and got pretty positive feedback. There is still a lot of traffic in that area so there will continue to be noise...especially for those living right over the highway...like this family.
However, their feedback was that it has reduced noise...especially indoors with the windows closed. I would guess people who live a few blocks away will really notice a big difference.... more