2018

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 14:57

Newly discovered pier settlement on the existing State Route 162 Spiketon Creek (Pioneer Way) Bridge in Buckley has led Washington State Department of Transportation officials to permanently close the bridge to travelers.

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 14:00

SEATTLE – Nearly 8 million people have used the Washington State Ferries, more than the population of the State of Washington, to commute since Memorial Day weekend. It’s expected an additional 350,000 people will add to that number over the Labor Day holiday.

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 16:30

Five-day closure of US 97 across Blewett Pass Sept. 9-14 for culvert replacement work. Alternate routes include US 2 and I-90

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 15:57

SPOKANE – Members of the Washington Legislature, the Washington State Transportation Commission, and local elected leaders were among those present to unveil a sign commemorating the renaming of US 395 as the Thomas S. "Tom" Foley Memorial Highway.

Friday, August 24, 2018 - 09:43

Drainage improvement work on SR 503 in Vancouver begins Monday, Aug. 27

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 10:52

Plan ahead for heavy holiday traffic during the 2018 Labor Day weekend.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 11:48

Two-lane travel will soon return on State Route 4 west of Germany Creek near Stella in Cowlitz County – following months of an emergency lane closure. Beginning Monday, Aug. 27 contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will remove 8,000 cubic yards of unstable material from the top of the hillside adjacent to the highway and repair the debris fence.

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 11:29

Each year, the number of people who choose to walk, ride bicycles or take other active travel means as their mode of transportation is increasing in Washington. Volunteers annually count the number of people who walk or ride bicycles at selected locations during a three-day survey. For those who would like to help, volunteer registration is now open for this year’s survey starting Tuesday, Sept. 25.

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 10:24

SHELTON – It will soon be easier for travelers in the Taylor Towne area of Mason County to access US 101 from Lynch Road, thanks to the addition of acceleration lanes in both directions.

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 11:47

At 8 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 16, Washington State Department of Transportation bridge engineers will close the State Route 162 Spiketon Creek Bridge (also called the Pioneer Way Bridge) near Buckley.

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