2019

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 13:47

Travelers need to prepare for winter weather and extra traffic during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 08:53

People in Washington have an opportunity to help create a vision for a transportation system that supports all modes of travel – including walking, biking and rolling. WSDOT is updating the state active transportation plan, which serves as the needs assessment for accessible pedestrian and bicyclist connections, and public input is needed.

Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 08:00

SEATTLE – Washington State Ferries is hosting a round of community meetings through a new, online webinar in order to share the latest information and engage people in ferry-served communities from Tacoma to the San Juan Islands.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 12:06

Shelton travelers will soon use two new ramps at the US 101 Shelton-Matlock Road interchange. The new ramps help create a more traditional diamond interchange. The changes also set the stage to better help fish get around.

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 08:00

SEATTLE – At 11:11 a.m. on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, Washington State Ferries will observe two minutes of silence to recognize the bravery and sacrifice of the men and women who have served in the United States Armed Forces.

Monday, November 4, 2019 - 10:10

This month, Washington State Department of Transportation’s contractor Skanska will open connected high-occupancy-vehicle (HOV) lanes between the two highways, marking the end to the third and final project that rebuilt the interchange.

Monday, October 28, 2019 - 08:29

YELM – Community members can get the latest information about the proposed new option for travelers around downtown Yelm. The Washington State Department of Transportation will host an online open house between Monday, Oct. 28, and Monday, Dec. 2.

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 11:20

LACEY – Final preparations are underway in Lacey where travelers will use the new Marvin Road (State Route 510) on-ramp to southbound Interstate 5. If the weather cooperates, the on-ramp could open as early as the morning of Tuesday, Nov. 5.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 08:49

Drivers should prepare for winter conditions on state highways and use WSDOT tools before and during travel; studded tires allowed Nov. 1 through March 31

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 09:46

SEATTLE – Washington State Ferries is moving forward with converting its three Jumbo Mark II class ferries, the largest in the fleet, from diesel to hybrid electric propulsion. In early October, the trustee administering the nationwide federal Volkswagen settlement approved up to $35 million to support retrofitting the first of the ferries from diesel to electric power.

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