NEWS

WSDOT seeks comments on proposed DBE contracting goal for highway projects

(OLYMPIA)– Contractors, trade and labor organizations, small and disadvantaged businesses and all others who may be interested in working with the Washington State Department of Transportation are invited to comment on the agency’s proposed Disadvantaged Business Enterprise goal for Federal     (read more)

Emergency repairs on SR 20 near Rockport begin Wednesday, Nov. 29

(ROCKPORT)– Travelers who use State Route 20 about four miles east of Rockport should prepare for possible 30-minute daytime traffic delays starting tomorrow, Nov. 29.

Contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will repair the eastbound lane of SR 20 after     (read more)

Parking will be affected by construction of a new building

(MOUNT VERNON)- Construction of a new building at 521 S 2nd Street in Mount Vernon will affect sidewalk access and parking. Construction begins Wednesday, November 29th and with work taking place 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday until March 15th, 2018. Sidewalk and parking adjacent to     (read more)

Northbound I-5 lane closures south of Bellingham Nov. 20 and 21

(ALGER)– Travelers should plan for a daytime single-lane closure on northbound Interstate 5 near the Skagit/Whatcom county line on Monday, Nov. 20 and Tuesday, Nov. 21.

Washington State Department of Transportation maintenance crews will be removing rocks from the catch area between the road and     (read more)

The state proposes a plan for a $112.7 million VW settlement

(OLYMPIA)– Washington state aims to turn an environmental scandal into an opportunity to transform the transportation system and improve air quality under a new proposal released Thursday.

The plan would use $112.7 million the state is eligible to receive from a federal settlement with     (read more)