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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

03/12/14
Limited tree removal and replacement along I-5 scheduled for future traffic cameras

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

02/13/14
Community workshop for Freighthouse Square rail station planned for Feb. 19

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

01/07/14
Nightly SR 167 Puyallup River Bridge closures scheduled over next three weeks

01/05/14
SR 16 traffic moved onto new Nalley Valley viaduct ahead of schedule

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

01/03/14
Citizen advisory committee to discuss new toll rates for Tacoma Narrows Bridge

12/30/13
January date set for traffic revision on SR 16

12/19/13
US 2 No-pedestrian/No-hitchhiking zone expanded on Stevens Pass

12/18/13
WSDOT endorses Urban Street Design Guidelines

12/17/13
Sophomore year of scholarship program helps high school juniors and seniors

12/16/13
Changes proposed for transportation DBE goals

12/16/13
Washington Nissan LEAF owner celebrates 100,000 all-electric miles

12/12/13
WSDOT lowers speed limit on US 12 near Rochester

12/09/13
Heads up: Major traffic restrictions planned for eastbound SR 16 in January

11/27/13
Improved contracts, more oversight among reforms coming to state’s DBE program

11/27/13
Report shows how WSDOT projects, programs are performing

11/26/13
WSDOT report keys in on multimodal transportation

11/21/13
New I-5 auxiliary lane in Lakewood to open in time for turkey

11/21/13
Public invited to comment on Regional Transportation Plan

11/21/13
Holiday weekend travel: Plan ahead, be informed, keep warm, eat turkey

11/18/13
Washington state’s 4-year program of transportation projects ready for review

11/14/13
New chain-up system helps improve safety and efficiency for I-90 drivers

11/12/13
WSDOT asks Mercer Island residents to track I-90 trips

11/06/13
Advisory group to recommend carpool policy for I-405 express toll lanes

11/01/13
WSDOT Statement on FHWA Report

10/31/13
Public invited to comment on proposed Regional Transportation Plan

10/25/13
Time to trade those sunglasses and sandals for ice scrapers and chains

10/10/13
First 3 miles on I-90 project east of Snoqualmie Pass complete

10/07/13
Washington celebrates Walk to School Day Oct. 9

10/07/13
More public input needed on I-90 tolling proposal

09/30/13
WSDOT seeks comment on proposed outreach process

09/27/13
A game-plan a must if traveling over Snoqualmie Pass this weekend

09/25/13
Volunteers needed to count bicyclists and walkers


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