WSDOT provides I-405/SR 167 program updates via virtual meeting with executive advisory group

Public invited to online Sept. 14 meeting

BELLEVUE – The public is invited to attend a meeting with the Interstate 405/State Route 167 Corridor Program Executive Advisory Group Thursday, Sept. 14, to hear updates on work occurring across the 50-plus mile corridor.

The Washington State Department of Transportation’s I-405/SR 167 Corridor Program includes coordinated projects that advance the state’s vision for a multimodal corridor system to move more people reliably through express toll lanes, bus rapid transit, general purpose lanes and trails.

During the advisory group’s meeting, Secretary of Transportation Roger Millar and the program team will provide project updates, discuss financial considerations and review other important program-related information.  

The I-405/SR 167 Executive Advisory Group was created to guide WSDOT in developing and implementing the I-405 Master Plan and the SR 167 Master Plan. The group is comprised of transportation agency representatives and elected leaders along I-405 and SR 167.

I-405/SR 167 Executive Advisory Group meeting:                                                                                                                

When: 1-3 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14

Where: Online meeting using Zoom

Details: Attending online requires pre-registering for the Zoom meeting at

To provide verbal comments during the meeting, pre-register for the meeting. Then, send an email to to sign up for or provide public comment. Include name and contact information before noon on Tuesday, Sept. 12.

Minutes and meeting materials will be posted to the Executive Advisory Group webpage.

Free Wi-Fi access is available at these locations for people who wish to participate in the online meeting but do not have broadband service:

  • Bellevue Library, 1111 110th Avenue NE, Bellevue.
  • Bothell Library, 18215 98th Avenue NE, Bothell.
  • Kent Library, 212 2nd Avenue North, Kent.

Information about additional Wi-Fi hotspots are available via the Washington State Department of Commerce website:

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