2019

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 10:30

Westbound SR 520 will be closed across Lake Washington the weekend of Oct. 12-13. After the weekend closure, westbound traffic will be shifted to two lanes between the floating bridge and Montlake.

Monday, October 7, 2019 - 07:38

Snow and icy conditions are forecasted on State Route 542/Mount Baker Highway and crews have closed the final 2.7 miles of the highway to vehicle traffic. The gate will remain closed until next year.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 12:00

SEATTLE – Washington State Ferries has initiated use of a whale alert app and web-based system this week that will provide ferry captains more accurate and updated location information for southern resident orcas and other whales throughout Puget Sound. Access to Ocean Wise’s Whale Report Alert System (WRAS) is only granted to the commercial maritime operators such as ferries, ships and tugs. It is not available for public use or for whale watch operators.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 09:00

SEATTLE – To thank customers for their patience during recent Colman Dock construction changes, Washington State Ferries is throwing an appreciation event for many of its Seattle riders on Thursday, Oct. 3. Festivities will take place in conjunction with WSF’s annual Seahawks floating pep rally featuring Seahawks legend Edwin Bailey.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 09:16

Gov. Jay Inslee joined state and local officials at the Port of Tacoma today to help The Washington Department of Transportation kickoff the construction phase on the Puget Sound Gateway Program.

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 13:24

SNOQUALMIE – Three major advancements have pushed the I-90/SR 18 interchange improvement project in Snoqualmie into the next phase of development. This includes decisions about the interchange, an improved on-ramp to westbound Interstate 90, and a new weigh/inspection station.

Monday, September 16, 2019 - 14:04

Repairs to a broken expansion joint will mean two weekends of lane reductions on northbound Interstate 5 near the Duwamish River Sept. 21-22 and 28-29.

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 14:18

SEATTLE – People walking on or off a ferry at the biggest ferry terminal in the state will encounter big changes on Sunday, Sept. 15. That’s when Washington State Ferries will move all ticketing and walk-on operations out of the existing terminal building at Colman Dock and into the first section of the new terminal building to the south. Access will remain unchanged for people headed to the dock in a vehicle, bicycle or motorcycle.

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 14:45

People interested in learning more about ongoing improvements along the Interstate 405/State Route 167 corridor are invited to join transportation agencies and elected officials for an advisory group meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 10.

Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 10:00

EDMONDS – A half-million people are projected to ride a Washington state ferry between Thursday, Aug. 29, and Tuesday, Sept. 3, for Labor Day weekend. That’s enough to fill Husky Stadium seven times.

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