NEWS

The Burlington Northern Overpass closes Monday, May 1, for 18 months

(SKAGIT COUNTY)- If your standard Monday morning commute takes you on the Old Highway 99 Burlington Northern Overpass, you’ll want to take note: The overpass will close Monday, May 1, for up to 18 months.

Skagit County Public Works and its contractor crews begin demolition of the 1936-era     (read more)

Delays expected on SR 20 over Deception Pass

(OAK HARBOR)– Passengers riding along on SR 20 over Deception Pass will get extra time to admire the view this week. Washington State Department of Transportation bridge inspection crews will close one lane from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 19 through Friday, April 21 for bridge     (read more)

Comments sought on Public Participation Grants

(LACEY)– Washington’s Public Participation Grant program seeks to increase public awareness and involvement in toxic cleanup projects and other environmental work. Grants for the program go to citizens and nonprofits to increase public outreach around contamination and environmental issues.     (read more)

Nighttime westbound lane closures on Snoqualmie Pass to cause delays for drivers this week

(HYAK)– Efforts to improve visibility on Interstate 90 east of Snoqualmie Pass continue this week as crews work to install solar-powered LED lane markers, which will require nighttime closures of the westbound lanes this week. The Washington State Department of Transportation will close the     (read more)

Guemes Ferry delayed in return to service until April 7

(SKAGIT COUNTY)- Unanticipated repairs will delay the Guemes Ferry from returning to service until Friday, April 7, 2017. The M/V Guemes was originally scheduled to return to service Wednesday, March 29, 2017.

During maintenance, crews found that the engine foundations of the M/V Guemes were in     (read more)