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Monday, May 31, 2021
Index-Galena Road

Index-Galena Road Construction is scheduled over a three-year period with plans to reopen the road by fall 2023

Index-Galena Road..



Wednesday, April 07, 2021
House passes $11 billion transportation budget

House passes $11 billion transportation budget House passes $11 billion transportation budget " Plan gets bipartisan support " Improved roadways, electric ferry in budget

House passes $11 billion transportation budget..



Monday, October 26, 2020
Tis the season to plan for snow and ice

Tis the season to plan for snow and ice Studded tires allowed in Washington from Nov. 1 to March 31; stud-free winter tire alternatives are legal year-round

Tis the season to plan for snow and ice ..



Tuesday, September 08, 2020
Lane, traffic signals added on SR 524 at Yew Way

Lane, traffic signals added on SR 524 at Yew Way New traffic signals will turn on at the Yew Way-Maltby Road intersection on State Route 524, just west of SR 522 near Woodinville, early Wednesday, Sept. 9.

Lane, traffic signals added on SR 524 at Yew Way..



Thursday, September 03, 2020
Check schedules and expect waits for state ferries over Labor Day weekend

Check schedules and expect waits for state ferries over Labor Day weekend People who plan to travel on a state ferry over the Labor Day weekend should check sailing schedules and plan for long waits if driving a vehicle aboard.

Check schedules and expect waits for state ferries over Labor Day weekend..



Wednesday, September 02, 2020
Allow extra time if traveling this Labor Day weekend

Allow extra time if traveling this Labor Day weekend Plan ahead, use WSDOT tools to stay in the know before and during trips

Allow extra time if traveling this Labor Day weekend..



Friday, July 24, 2020
First-of-its-kind bridge project

First-of-its-kind bridge project Super-light carbon fiber molds will form bridge to replace old culvert

First-of-its-kind bridge project ..



Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Reopening of North Cascades Highway

Reopening of North Cascades Highway Reopening of North Cascades Highway near Rockport on track for early August Hillside stabilization above State Route 20 weeks from completion

Reopening of North Cascades Highway ..



Thursday, June 04, 2020
Ferry schedules to remain in place

Ferry schedules to remain in place Until further notice, all state ferries will operate on their current reduced schedules

Ferry schedules to remain in place..



Thursday, March 19, 2020
Four Community Transit Drivers Test Positive For COVID-19

Four Community Transit Drivers Test Positive For COVID-19 We have received notification from four individual coach operators that their health care providers have informed them that they have tested presumptive positive for COVID-19.

Four Community Transit Drivers Test Positive For COVID-19..



Friday, March 06, 2020
Community Transit Proposes More Trips

Community Transit Proposes More Trips Community Transit Proposes More Trips, New Routing for Fall 2020, Spring 2021

Community Transit Proposes More Trips..



Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Final report on road usage

Final report on road usage The Washington State Legislature will ultimately decide if a road usage charge will be implemented in Washington

Final report on road usage..



Thursday, October 24, 2019
New funding secured for cleaner, greener ferries

New funding secured for cleaner, greener ferries Largest ferries in the state will be converted to hybrid electric propulsion

New funding secured for cleaner, greener ferries..



Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Bridge work to close lanes on I-5

Bridge work to close lanes on I-5 Bridge work to close lanes of southbound I-5 in Snohomish County starting Saturday, Aug. 24

Bridge work to close lanes on I-5..



Friday, June 28, 2019
ORCA LIFT Low-Income Bus Fare

ORCA LIFT Low-Income Bus Fare ORCA LIFT Low-Income Bus Fare Expands to Snohomish County, July 1

ORCA LIFT Low-Income Bus Fare ..



Friday, June 21, 2019
Fewer vessels in WSF fleet

Fewer vessels in WSF fleet Summer to begin with fewer vessels in WSF fleet

Fewer vessels in WSF fleet..



Tuesday, May 07, 2019
Resurface More Than 88 Miles of Roads This Summer

Resurface More Than 88 Miles of Roads  This Summer 2019 Paving and Chip Seal Programs to begin annual work to preserve county roads

Resurface More Than 88 Miles of Roads This Summer..



Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Gridlock and debt for decades

Gridlock and debt for decades Love them or hate them (and most people hate them), the toll lanes are certainly taking in a lot of unexpected money for the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) and the state.

Gridlock and debt for decades..



Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Washington State Ferries

Washington State Ferries Potential changes to fares, the 2040 Long Range Plan and local projects to be discussed

Washington State Ferries..



Saturday, April 13, 2019
SR 99 tunnel performance

SR 99 tunnel performance WSTC to discuss SR 99 tunnel performance, Target Zero and 2019 ferry fares during April 16 meeting

SR 99 tunnel performance..