Press

Press Room

If you're a member of the media looking for background information, our about page is a great place to start. We also have an extensive collection of brochures, photos, videos and reports in our project library. 

Media requests

If you'd like to schedule an interview with a member of our team, please contact:

Laura Newborn
Media relations, Alaskan Way Viaduct Replacement Program 
206-805-2871
newborl@wsdot.wa.gov

The Washington State Department of Transportation is a public agency and is subject to the State of Washington’s Public Records Act (RCW 42.56). Therefore, public comments and questions may be made available to anyone requesting them for non-commercial purposes.

Recent press releases

 


More WSDOT News

 

Media gallery

Click the images below to view in Flickr.

Seattle downtown waterfront - Click to view in Flickr. Alaskan Way Viaduct looking south. Click to view in Flickr. South Atlantic Street overpass visualization. Click to view in Flickr.
SR 99 tunnel cross section visualization. Click to view in Flickr. SR 99 tunnel underground simulation screenshot. Click to view in Flickr. SR 99 tunnel south portal concept. Click to view in Flickr.
SR 99 tunnel south portal concept - looking north. Click to view in Flickr. SR 99 tunnel north portal concept. Click to view in Flickr.  

 

 

WSDOT works closely with the media to provide up-close opportunities.

WSDOT works closely with the media to provide up-close opportunities.

 

WSDOT provided media interviews when the SR 99 tunneling machine arrived.

WSDOT provided media interviews when the SR 99 tunneling machine arrived.

 

The program provides media interviews with project staff.

The program provides media interviews with project staff.