Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 08:09

Taking a short survey could help determine the future of the Interstate 5/Slater Road interchange in Whatcom County. The Legislature has allocated funding from the Connecting Washington transportation package to make improvements to Slater Road from Rural Avenue in Ferndale, through the I-5 interchange to Northwest Drive in Whatcom County.

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 09:49

SHELTON – If the weather cooperates, construction crews are set to open two new ramps at the US 101 Shelton-Matlock Road interchange. The upcoming changes are a key step for the project intended to help open new habitat for fish.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 13:55

People are invited to provide feedback on options to improve safety while considering conservation of basalt rock along a 15-mile stretch of Interstate 90, just west of Spokane in the Four Lakes and Tyler area. The Washington State Department of Transportation invites everyone who relies on this section of I-90, including residents, businesses, commuters and organizations that support the Spokane region, to participate in an online survey.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 08:40

A four-mile stretch of US 101 between Aberdeen and Hoquiam will get a facelift soon – including benefits for sidewalk users.

Sunday, February 9, 2020 - 13:39

ASHFORD – A portion of State Route 706 leading to Mount Rainier National Park will remain closed until further notice due to an unstable hillside above the highway. As the continuing slide remains too dangerous to remove at this point, the Washington State Department of Transportation does not know when the highway will reopen.

Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 17:48

CATHLAMET – A single lane of State Route 4, west of Cathlamet, is now open after a landslide closed the highway Jan. 23.

Friday, February 7, 2020 - 12:35

WSDOT will add two new stop signs at the Mounts Road and southbound Interstate 5 interchange. The new signs will require all travelers who use the Mounts Road overpass to stop for traffic coming from southbound I-5.

Monday, February 3, 2020 - 13:11

The community is invited to a public meeting Thursday, Feb. 13, to hear about design elements being considered for the North Spokane Corridor connection to Interstate 90 near the Liberty Park interchange. The Washington State Department of Transportation project team will discuss proposed changes to the original design, which are intended to reduce congestion along I-90.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 09:03

Travelers who use State Route 4 near Bjornstad Road need to add extra time to their trips for an indeterminate amount of time due to a debris slide. With more rain in the forecast and the stability of the slide uncertain, the Washington State Department of Transportation does not know when the highway will reopen.

Friday, January 24, 2020 - 16:47

Travelers who use State Route 4 near West Fork Creek should plan ahead for an extended closure. On Thursday, Jan. 23, a portion of an adjacent hillside slid carrying rocks, mud and trees onto the roadway. The hillside is actively moving and too unstable and saturated from heavy rainfall to safely clear and reopen the highway at this time.