2020

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 06:58

OLYMPIA – Congestion-relieving tools will soon help southbound Interstate 5 travelers heading into Lacey and Olympia. As soon as Tuesday, Aug. 18, the Washington State Department of Transportation will activate new southbound Interstate 5 ramp meters at four interchanges.

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 13:02

LACEY – The state's first diverging diamond interchange is set to open in Lacey following an upcoming weekend closure of State Route 510/Marvin Road overpass above Interstate 5 next month.

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 08:54

As early as the week of July 20, contractor crews widening I-5 near East Portland Avenue in Tacoma will close the SR 7 on-ramp to northbound I-5 and reduce the I-705 on-ramp to a single lane.

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 08:26

Work to improve sidewalk access and provide a smooth ride for all travelers on State Route 162 in Orting begins this month and will continue into August.

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 11:37

State departments of Heath, Commerce and Transportation announce Safe Streets program to temporarily reallocate lanes on certain roads for physical distancing or economic needs.

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 07:55

ROCHESTER – Travelers near the Thurston/Grays Harbor county line will soon see construction on a new roundabout at the intersection of US 12 and Anderson Road.

Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 08:30

Olympic Peninsula travelers will see construction kick off along US 101 south of Forks later this month. The work will improve fish migration under the highway for an unnamed tributary to the Hoh River at milepost 175.5.

Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 12:37

SEATTLE – Until further notice, all state ferries will operate on their current reduced schedules with the option for phased service changes based on the COVID-19 recovery and several other factors.

Monday, April 27, 2020 - 15:34

Residents of the Olympic Peninsula will soon see contractor crews for the Washington State Department of Transportation begin efforts to improve fish passage at Bagley and Siebert Creeks on US 101 between Sequim and Port Angeles.

Friday, April 10, 2020 - 15:32

SEATTLE – As part of the state’s response to COVID-19, all state ferries will continue to operate on their winter sailing schedules through at least June 20. Washington State Ferries’ (WSF) spring season, which includes increased service on some routes, was originally scheduled to begin March 29.

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