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SEATTLE – Travelers should plan ahead and find alternate routes this weekend for trips across Lake Washington between Seattle and the Eastside. Beginning Friday night, crews will close both directions of SR 520 and all associated ramps between Interstate 5 in Seattle and 92nd Avenue Northeast in Clyde Hill. The…
TAHOLAH - Emergency contract crews have begun repairs to SR 109 at milepost 39 near Taholah following a slide in early November. The contractor expects to complete work in February.
KENNEWICK - Construction for the season on the new US 395 interchange at Ridgeline Drive in Kennewick and will resume in the spring when weather allows.
SEATTLE – Have a question for Washington State Ferries? Riders and other community members are encouraged to attend upcoming virtual community meetings designed to provide updates about the ferry system.
SEATTLE – Hundreds of thousands of people will be dashing through the sea in white and green ferry boats through the end of the year.
OLYMPIA – A new fleet of Northwest-themed Amtrak Cascades trains will transport passengers in style between Seattle, Vancouver, BC, Portland and other stations along the I-5 corridor when eight new trainsets and two new locomotives arrive in the Pacific Northwest in 2026.
SEATTLE - Customers encouraged to act now to take advantage of options to lower their existing bills and avoid a higher toll bill
OLYMPIA - People preparing for holly jolly festivities this season are urged to plan now for winter weather and expect delays while traveling on state highways, waterways or railways.
CARBONADO - Emergency repair work at two slide locations on State Route 165, just south of Carbonado, has been completed, with final paving coming in the new year.
Public invited to provide feedback on new bridge and intersection designs at SR 26 and US 195 in Colfax
COLFAX - Dec. 8 open house to focus on intersection design options, bridge location.