2019

Monday, March 11, 2019 - 15:06

TUKWILA – Travelers who use northbound Interstate 5 in Tukwila will want to plan ahead for delays and added congestion the weekends of March 16-17 and 23-24.

Monday, March 4, 2019 - 13:27

A unique partnership between the Washington State Department of Transportation, Sound Transit and Washington state-based credit unions will help underserved businesses participating in WSDOT’s Capacity Building Mentorship program with alternative financing options. The mentorship program has been operating successfully since July 2018; however, access to capital continues to be a primary barrier to small businesses and those owned by minorities, veterans and women. Verity Credit Union, BECU and Harborstone Credit Union are making a total of $750,000 in loans available in support of Washington’s diverse business community. Business Impact NW will administer the loans to firms participating in the mentorship program.

Monday, March 4, 2019 - 10:33

The US 12 Heron Street Bridge in Aberdeen is nearing its final chapter. When it first opened to the traveling public in 1949, the average loaf of bread cost 13 cents. Now this link to Pacific Ocean beaches has reaching the end of its useful life.

Friday, March 1, 2019 - 12:17

Travel on Eastern Washington highways will continue to be challenging as extraordinary winter conditions keep road crews working around the clock, performing under great pressure to battle drifting snow and road closures. The Washington State Department of Transportation is asking for help from the public to drive for the conditions, obey road closure signs, and give maintenance vehicles enough room to work safely.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 14:00

SEATTLE – The word Tillikum means “friends and relatives” in Chinook dialect, and on Wednesday, Feb. 27, friends of the ferry Tillikum, including crew, engineers and maintenance workers, unveiled commemorative emblems to recognize the ferry’s 60 years in service.

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 10:37

The Washington State Department of Transportation launched its Mentor Protégé Program in July 2018, and now with Sound Transit joining the effort, the program is expanding and being renamed as the Capacity Building Mentorship Program.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 09:19

Starting Thursday, Feb. 21, carpoolers on southbound Interstate 405 and northbound State Route 167 in Renton can use the new I-405/SR 167 Interchange Direct Connector flyover ramp.

Monday, February 18, 2019 - 09:40

The final piece of #realign 99 is complete with the opening of a new off ramp from SR 99 northbound into downtown Seattle

Friday, February 15, 2019 - 02:08

The viaduct demolition commences - Feb 14 2019

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 12:23

Washington State Department of Transportation officials invite residents and local businesses later this month to hear potential strategies to reduce collisions and improve access at the intersection of State Route 104 and Shine Road/Paradise Bay Road in Jefferson County.

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