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Everett

Sound Transit: No northline Sounder for Seahawks Sunday

Sound Transit: No northline Sounder for Seahawks SundayMudslide concerns have canceled service on the Northline, but the Southline will still run.
  • Everett
  • 1 month ago
Seattle

Cracks appear in buildings near Bertha

Cracks appear in buildings near BerthaWSDOT is setting up inspections with business owners to look for potential damage linked to Bertha digging.
  • Seattle
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Tacoma

Washington pay-by-mile pilot program approval expected

Washington pay-by-mile pilot program approval expectedThe Road Usage Charge would eventually replace the gas tax, which is losing revenue due to higher-efficiency vehicles.
  • Tacoma
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Seattle

Settling near viaduct shuts down Bertha access pit work

Settling near viaduct shuts down Bertha access pit workTests show the settling around the pit is uneven, but WSDOT says the Alaskan Way Viaduct remains safe to travel.
  • Seattle
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Seattle

Solution to closed sidewalks? Open communication

Solution to closed sidewalks? Open communicationSDOT has a relatively new program that divides the city into construction hubs, each with its own coordinator.
  • Seattle
  • 2 months ago
Seattle

Seattle set to approve adaptive street lights on Mercer

Seattle set to approve adaptive street lights on MercerSeattle set to approve adaptive street lights on Mercer
  • Seattle
  • 2 months ago
Traffic News

Snoqualmie Pass reopens after snow closures

Snoqualmie Pass reopens after snow closuresBoth directions of I-90 near Snoqualmie Pass reopened Saturday afternoon after a closure due to spun out vehicles.
  • Traffic News
  • 2 months ago
Traffic News

Sewer repair work on Aurora in Seattle could take 2 weeks

Sewer repair work on Aurora in Seattle could take 2 weeksCrews had hoped to finish repairs on Friday, but discovered a collapsed section of pipe that also must be replaced.
  • Traffic News
  • 2 months ago
Local

Local lawmakers suggest separate road package from Legislature

Local lawmakers suggest separate road package from LegislatureMembers of the Puget Sound Regional Council are preparing a new transportation plan, separate from a state road package.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Bellevue

Bellevue issues moratorium on traffic lane closures

Bellevue issues moratorium on traffic lane closuresBellevue is undergoing a period of growth not seen since 2008, with 10 major construction projects in the downtown core.
  • Bellevue
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Seattle

Overnight 'Ramp to Nowhere' demolition frustrates neighbors

Overnight 'Ramp to Nowhere' demolition frustrates neighborsWSDOT said it is hopeful that the loudest part of the work is over.
  • Seattle
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Traffic News

Traffic alert: 520 and Mercer St. closed, no Saturday Light Rail

Traffic alert: 520 and Mercer St. closed, no Saturday Light RailSound Transit is making preparations for extending Light Rail to Capitol Hill and UW, while Mercer drivers will get a new lane come Monday.
  • Traffic News
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Seattle

Can driverless cars save our disastrous commute?

Can driverless cars save our disastrous commute?WSDOT says a car that drives itself could cut down on stop-and-go traffic. But, a lot of questions remain.
  • Seattle
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Local

Washington ferry Tacoma out until summer

Washington ferry Tacoma out until summerOfficials had hoped to have the 460-foot vessel back early next year.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Traffic News

SDOT wants ideas on how to make Rainier Avenue South safer

SDOT wants ideas on how to make Rainier Avenue South saferSDOT is asking the public for traffic safety ideas on Rainier Avenue South, in efforts to improve the roadway.
  • Traffic News
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Seattle

Coast Guard explains why Spokane Street bridge must stay open

Coast Guard explains why Spokane Street bridge must stay openShips can only navigate the waterway during the day at high tide. If they miss that window, they could wait 24 hours.
  • Seattle
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Traffic News

Agree or not, SDOT explains why it blocked Mercer during rush hour

Agree or not, SDOT explains why it blocked Mercer during rush hourSDOT blocked a full lane until 3:00 p.m. while crews poured concrete, funneling cars and trucks into a single lane.
  • Traffic News
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Traffic

Road rules: When do I stop for a school bus?

Road rules: When do I stop for a school bus?Some people are still confused about when they can pass a school bus when its red lights are flashing.
  • Traffic
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Seattle

Required Spokane Street bridge opening frustrates drivers

Required Spokane Street bridge opening frustrates driversTwice the Coast Guard has refused to allow Seattle to keep the Spokane Street bridge closed during rush hour.
  • Seattle
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Seattle

Seattle DOT budget up $21 million: What's it being spent on?

Seattle DOT budget up $21 million: What's it being spent on?A big focus this year is paving and maintenance.
  • Seattle
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Seattle

All-clear for work to resume on tunnel machine pit

All-clear for work to resume on tunnel machine pitShell deposits found by crews are not believed to involve any Native American cultural material.
  • Seattle
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Traffic

Confusing toll bills cost drivers, end in fines

Confusing toll bills cost drivers, end in finesA KING 5 investigation has uncovered confusing and seemingly contradictory billing terms are leaving toll customers at a loss.
  • Traffic
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Traffic

Lower gas prices a factor in Washington's traffic gridlock

Lower gas prices a factor in Washington's traffic gridlockTraffic analysts say there are multiple factors at play in the headache-inducing traffic delays.
  • Traffic
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Traffic News

Shells found in Bertha rescue pit not a 'show stopper'

Shells found in Bertha rescue pit not a 'show stopper'The state's historic preservation officer does not consider the pile of shells that stopped work on a rescue shaft to fix Bertha a "show stopper."
  • Traffic News
  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

Traffic fix: Technology, parking or money? No consensus

Traffic fix: Technology, parking or money? No consensusAs drive times ramp up in the morning, traffic experts are offering up ideas to ease congestion without any major funding.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Seattle

Seattle tunnel project snag could take days

Seattle tunnel project snag could take daysA WSDOT official says it could take "several days or a week" for the state to come up with a plan.
  • Seattle
  • 3 months ago
Traffic News

Tips for safe driving when roads are wet

Tips for safe driving when roads are wetFind out how much room cars need to stop when roads are wet.
  • Traffic News
  • 3 months ago