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I-90 Jam traffic flow and cams

I-90 Jam traffic flow and camsA look at traffic flow and cams around the lane closures on I-90.
  • Traffic News
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Traffic News

I-90 Jam Alternate Routes

I-90 Jam Alternate RoutesA look at possible alternate routes during the I-90 lane closings
  • Traffic News
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Traffic News

SR 99 in Seattle to close for 5 days in August

SR 99 in Seattle to close for 5 days in AugustThe worst part of the closure begins at 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22. The entire stretch of SR 99 between the West Seattle Bridge and Valley Street will be shut down in both directions.
  • Traffic News
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Traffic News

Why you were late to work: I-5 brush fire in SeaTac

Why you were late to work: I-5 brush fire in SeaTacThree lanes were closed for much of the morning as firefighters battled the 2-to-3 acre fire between Orillia Road and Southcenter. At the height of rush hour, the drive from Federal Way to Seattle was almost two hours.
  • Traffic News
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Seattle

Bertha may not dig again until next March

Bertha may not dig again until next MarchSeattle Tunnel Partners is now setting a target date of November 2016 to open the State Route 99 tunnel in Seattle. Although that's a year later than the target STP set, it still keeps the tunnel on WSDOT's original deadline.
  • Seattle
  • 5 months, 1 week ago
Seattle

Bertha may not dig again until next March

Bertha may not dig again until next MarchSeattle Tunnel Partners is now setting a target date of November 2016 to open the State Route 99 tunnel in Seattle. Although that's a year later than the target STP set, it still keeps the tunnel on WSDOT's original deadline.
  • Seattle
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Traffic News

Highway 520 bridge toll going up 2.5 percent

Highway 520 bridge toll going up 2.5 percentThe state Transportation Commission has approved a 2.5 percent increase in the tolls on the Highway 520 floating bridge. The new rates approved Wednesday will take effect on July 1.
  • Traffic News
  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Traffic News

'High visibility' distracted driving crackdown begins

'High visibility' distracted driving crackdown beginsThe enforcement is part of a nationwide campaign against texting and driving which includes a 30-second television ad that some have called "scary" and "chilling."
  • Traffic News
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Traffic News

I-90 snowshed removal to snarl traffic for 2 weeks

I-90 snowshed removal to snarl traffic for 2 weeksA spring construction project on I-90 is expected to have a huge impact on drivers.
  • Traffic News
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Traffic News

I-90 snowshed removal to snarl traffic for 2 weeks

I-90 snowshed removal to snarl traffic for 2 weeksA spring construction project on I-90 is expected to have a huge impact on drivers.
  • Traffic News
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Traffic News

Toddler, two others injured in collision on SR 169

Toddler, two others injured in collision on SR 169A serious collision on State Route 169 has sent three people to the hospital including an 18-month-old. According to the Washington State Patrol, the crash happened when a gray Honda traveling southbound crossed over into the northbound lanes.
  • Traffic News
  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Seattle

Additional soil samples needed on stalled Bertha project

Additional soil samples needed on stalled Bertha projectAncient Indian artifacts could lie in the shaft contractors need to dig to repair the broken machine boring a highway tunnel under downtown Seattle.
  • Seattle
  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Traffic News

SDOT looks to increase safety on White Center road

SDOT looks to increase safety on White Center roadSDOT is working with the community to make Southwest Roxbury in White Center safer. In the past three years, there have been 223 vehicle collisions, 112 injuries, and 11 pedestrian-car collisions.
  • Traffic News
  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
News

New cracks found in Alaskan Way Viaduct

New cracks found in Alaskan Way ViaductThe latest inspection of the 61-year-old Alaskan Way Viaduct in Seattle found some new hairline cracks.The Washington Transportation Department says the elevated highway along the waterfront is safe, but vulnerable in an earthquake.
  • News
  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Seattle

Seattle sees big gains in public transit ridership

Seattle sees big gains in public transit ridershipThe Seattle area saw big gains in public transit ridership last year, as more people boarded buses, trains and subways nationally than at any time since the 1950s.
  • Seattle
  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Seattle

I-5 construction, weekend events to make traffic tough in Seattle

I-5 construction, weekend events to make traffic tough in SeattleThe Washington State Department of Transportation says contractor crews will close all but one lane of the northbound I-5 collector-distributor between I-90 and Madison Street in order to replace worn expansion joints.
  • Seattle
  • 6 months, 4 weeks ago
Routes

Alternate Route: SR 520 ramp closure at 108th

Alternate Route: SR 520 ramp closure at 108th WSDOT has closed the WB SR 520 off-ramp to 108th and the 108th on-ramp to EB SR 520.
  • Routes
  • 7 months ago
Traffic News

Crews use explosives to reduce Stevens Pass avalanche risk

Crews use explosives to reduce Stevens Pass avalanche riskWashington State Patrol says U.S. 2 at Stevens Pass has reopened after crews cleared snow, trees, rocks and debris from a natural avalanche that occurred Wednesday morning.
  • Traffic News
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
News

I-90 at Snoqualmie Pass reopened

I-90 at Snoqualmie Pass reopenedInterstate 90 Snoqualmie Pass was reopened Monday afternoon after being closed for 16 hours due to fallen trees, heavy snow and avalanche concerns.
  • News
  • 7 months ago
Traffic News

WSDOT denies communication problems with tunnel partners

WSDOT denies communication problems with tunnel partnersA report released Thursday by the Expert Review Panel (ERP), which was formed to oversee the project was generally supportive of the project but did note that communication issues are creating confusion.
  • Traffic News
  • 7 months ago
Seattle

Seattle's Alaskan Way Viaduct sinks half-inch near new tunnel

Seattle's Alaskan Way Viaduct sinks half-inch near new tunnelThe Alaskan Way Viaduct has sunk nearly half-an-inch at one location where a machine has been boring a highway tunnel under downtown Seattle.
  • Seattle
  • 7 months, 1 week ago
Seattle

Seattle's Alaskan Way Viaduct sinks half-inch near new tunnel

Seattle's Alaskan Way Viaduct sinks half-inch near new tunnelThe Alaskan Way Viaduct has sunk nearly half-an-inch at one location where a machine has been boring a highway tunnel under downtown Seattle.
  • Seattle
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Politics

King County voters to decide on car tabs, tax for buses and roads

King County voters to decide on car tabs, tax for buses and roadsAre you willing to pay more to keep more buses on King County’s roads? Voters will decide in an April transportation special election.
  • Politics
  • 7 months, 1 week ago
Seattle

Committee advises peak toll of $1.25 for SR-99 tunnel

Committee advises peak toll of $1.25 for SR-99 tunnelThe ACT Committee has finalized their recommendation for the proposed SR-99 tunnel toll. The committee used models to decide what price and times would keep 80% of drivers on SR-99 during peak times.
  • Seattle
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Seattle

Seattle full of speeders and tailgaters, police say

Seattle full of speeders and tailgaters, police sayOfficer Olivarez uses a radar gun to monitor speeds in southwest Seattle.
  • Seattle
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Seattle

Seattle full of speeders and tailgaters, police say

Seattle full of speeders and tailgaters, police saySeattle’s streets are less crowded than three years ago, but the rate of collisions is rising. And Seattle's police officers think they know why.
  • Seattle
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Local

'Months' before Seattle tunneling can resume

'Months' before Seattle tunneling can resumeThe Washington Transportation Department says it will be months before the huge machine boring a highway tunnel under downtown Seattle starts moving again.
  • Local
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago