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.

8,683 animals crossed the Snoqualmie Pass East Project area

as recorded by WSDOT and partners in 2020 and 2021.

46% increase in Amtrak Cascades ridership to 251,000 passengers

in 2021 compared to 172,000 in 2020.

Nine wetland and stream mitigation sites across 32.7 acres added

to our monitoring program in 2021 to help offset climate change impacts.