2005 Transportation Partnership Program

Find information on the 2005 Transportation Partnership, a transportation revenue package that funds projects across the state over 16 years.

Funding overview

The Legislature passed a transportation revenue package in 2005 to fund 274 projects across the state over 16 years. The package includes:

  • 9.5 cents gas tax increase phased in over four years - $5.5 billion
  • Vehicle Weight Fee on passenger cars - $908 million
  • The light truck weight fee increase - $436 million
  • Annual motor home fee of $75 - $130 million

The 2005 Funding Package provides funding to make roads and bridges safer as well as ease choke points in the system.

Review a summary of the project delivery from the September 2021 Gray Notebook quarterly report here.

Zero emission electric vehicle registrations in Washington

increased 192% between 2017 and 2021.

45 projects to improve freight rail structures and freight movement

were underway as of December 31, 2021.

Washington state leveraged $100,000 to secure $27 million

in funding for airport investments in Fiscal Year 2022.