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11/24/14
SR 20 North Cascades Highway Closes for the Winter

11/24/14
Chinook and Cayuse Passes Close for the Winter

11/21/14
Know before you go: Prepare for Thanksgiving travel as thoroughly as you plan the big meal

11/18/14
Public invited to comment on future transportation projects

11/13/14
WSDOT finds leak in liquid deicer tank west of Snoqualmie Pass

11/13/14
Two winters without snowshed means longer wait times for drivers on I-90 Snoqualmie Pass

11/12/14
WSDOT plans open house in Kendall to discuss SR 542-SR 547 roundabout project

11/10/14
WSDOT to host open house to discuss SR 542 Anderson Creek bridge project

11/07/14
Southbound I-5 Stillaguamish River Bridge near Arlington to reopen Saturday, Nov. 8

10/29/14
Bike and pedestrian collision risks increase with longer hours of dark

10/29/14
I-5/Slater Road interchange work near Bellingham begins Oct. 29

10/23/14
Road to Artist Point is closed for winter

10/23/14
Public’s help needed to get eastern Washington rail system on track

10/17/14
Winter’s on its way; make sure you and your vehicle are prepared

10/17/14
Hazardous tree removal means daytime closures of Mount Baker Highway

10/16/14
WSDOT releases 2014 Corridor Capacity Report

09/18/14
SR 530 now open near Oso

09/16/14
Reminder: WSDOT’s aviation office has relocated

09/11/14
Washington state dedicates its first U.S. Bike Route

09/10/14
New Assistant Secretary for WSF

08/28/14
SR 530 detours to take place first full weekend in September; Next community meetings scheduled

08/27/14
New cameras, signs provide real-time traffic updates along SR 539 and SR 9 near border

08/27/14
Take Amtrak Cascades to Seahawks front door for NFL Kickoff Sept. 4

08/22/14
WSDOT’s performance report crosses the waters

08/21/14
State selects ARG Transportation to operate central Washington rail line

08/18/14
Call for volunteers: Help tally Washington’s cyclists and walkers this fall

08/06/14
Compact roundabouts coming to I-5 interchanges north of Bellingham

07/17/14
State-managed airports lending aid to central Washington firefighting efforts

07/17/14
WSDOT to host four airport workshops in September

07/16/14
Southbound I-5 lanes will shift temporarily near Arlington for Stillaguamish River Bridge renovation

07/15/14
Statement from Washington Secretary of Transportation Lynn Peterson regarding the National Transportation Safety Board’s (NTSB) hearing on the cause of the Interstate 5 Skagit River Bridge collapse and safety recommendations

07/02/14
Both directions of I-5 near Stillaguamish River Bridge to be reduced to two lanes

07/01/14
SR 542 opens to Artist Point

06/24/14
Campaign signs sprouting like flowers

06/17/14
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise goal proposed for aviation projects

06/16/14
Dump the pump and save this summer

06/16/14
Contractor announces details of repair work plan for the SR 99 tunneling machine

06/10/14
Expect delays on I-5 near Arlington during Stillaguamish River Bridge renovation

06/05/14
SR 539 expansion will reduce border waits north of Lynden

06/04/14
Washington has new plan to keep freight moving

05/22/14
Ferndale I-5 bridges to get new coat of armor this summer

05/22/14
WSDOT’s performance report keys in on the environment

05/21/14
$5.2M in federal grant funds awarded to improve transit services across state

05/20/14
Know before you go: use travel tools to navigate holiday travel routes

05/16/14
Keller Ferry back in service

05/13/14
Cayuse Pass set to reopen just in time for the weekend

05/13/14
WSDOT strategic plan sets new direction for the future

05/08/14
SR 20 North Cascades Highway reopened

05/05/14
Washington celebrates National Bike to School Day on May 7

05/02/14
State seeks federal funds for transportation projects and planning studies

05/01/14
7-year reign: Washington retains its title as nation’s most ‘Bicycle-Friendly State’

05/01/14
New traffic cameras coming to SR 539 and SR 9 in Whatcom County

05/01/14
Major work to protect SR 20 from Skagit River finishes ahead of schedule

04/29/14
Anchors aweigh, longer delay: Seattle boating season means more bridge openings

04/21/14
SR 99 tunneling machine to resume digging in March 2015

04/10/14
Two weeks of major width and lane restrictions on I-90 east of Snoqualmie Pass begin April 12

04/04/14
Work zone safety refresher: see orange, slow down or pay the price

04/01/14
SR 530 slide relief funds on the way to help people with special transportation needs

03/28/14
Studded-tire deadline remains March 31

03/20/14
More work opportunities, stronger partnerships: WSDOT, FHWA, Seattle Tunnel Partners announce agreements on DBE Program

03/19/14
One more sign of spring: studded-tire deadline looms

03/19/14
Major construction delays over Snoqualmie Pass unavoidable this spring if drivers don't plan ahead

03/12/14
North Cascades Highway clearing to begin March 31

02/26/14
Read all about it: 52nd “Gray Notebook” highlights WSDOT’s performance progress

01/17/14
New WSDOT report highlights next steps for improving I-405 congestion

01/16/14
Amtrak station conversations planned for Freighthouse Square

01/15/14
SR 99 tunnel north access contract awarded

01/14/14
Weekend I-5 lane closures in Seattle start Friday

01/13/14
WSDOT gives tunnel contractor mandatory steps to meet DBE goal

01/13/14
New survey asks drivers to shed light on visibility over Snoqualmie Pass

01/08/14
WSDOT executes new SR 520 pontoon change order

01/03/14
Progress made on SR 99 tunnel blockage