Stories tagged: Getting There
Mon., April 24, 2017, midnight
Doomsday Hill gets a total remake
Construction of a stormwater holding tank along Doomsday Hill has resulted in a complete makeover of Pettet Drive.
Mon., April 17, 2017, midnight
Construction again slowing traffic over Cascades on I-90
Construction over Snoqualmie Pass enters its ninth year, with more slowdowns and backups ahead.
Mon., April 10, 2017, midnight
Getting There: Centennial Trail draws thousands of users
Infrared technology is counting Centennial Trail users, and there are a lot of them
Mon., April 3, 2017, midnight
East Sprague reconstruction starts Monday
The East Sprague business area is getting a major facelift starting Monday.
Mon., March 27, 2017, 3 a.m.
Getting There: North Spokane freeway work resumes
Work on the north Spokane freeway resumes on Monday along with a handful of other major projects in the region
Mon., Feb. 20, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
Coeur d’Alene includes two roundabouts in Seltice Way project
Construction on the 3-mile revitalization of Seltice Way on the west end of Coeur d’Alene is expected to begin this year.
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, midnight
Getting There: Speeding drivers have lots of company, a new survey shows
A new poll conducted for PEMCO Insurance showed a 15 percent increase over the past six years in the number of drivers who admit being speeders. Derek Wing, spokesman for …
Mon., Jan. 16, 2017, midnight
Transportation officials consider ways to stem worsening I-90 congestion
Rush-hour congestion on Interstate 90 has worsened, and transportation officials are looking for ways to slow it down.
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017, midnight
Spokane County commissioners asked to condemn property at Forker and Bigelow Gulch roads
Spokane county commissioners on Tuesday will consider condemnation proceedings on portions of five properties at Bigelow Gulch and Forker roads.
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016, midnight
STA ready to move ahead with voter-approved Prop 1 upgrades
The Spokane Transit Authority takes steps to implement improvements under voter-approved Proposition 1
Mon., Dec. 12, 2016, midnight
North Monroe project hits bumps; some business owners concerned
A $7 million project to remake North Monroe Street north of Indiana Avenue has run into opposition
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, midnight
Bonners Ferry has new flagpole at Canadian border
Transportation and border staff in North Idaho team up to erect a flagpole at the international border
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 8:02 a.m.
North Cascades Highway temporarily closes for weekend
State highway officials are temporarily closing State Route 20 for the weekend because of heavy snow in the forecast.
Mon., Oct. 24, 2016, midnight
Getting There: Hillyard oil contamination puts roadblock in plans for North Spokane Corridor
Oil contamination in the old rail yard in Hillyard is causing problems for the future route of the North Spokane Corridor.
Mon., Oct. 17, 2016, midnight
State sees roundabouts as answer to congestion at Medical Lake interchange
The state is proposing three roundabouts for the Medical Lake interchange on Interstate 90 and two roundabouts at the Geiger Boulevard interchange.
Mon., Oct. 10, 2016, midnight
Getting There: Major roadwork heading into final phases
Major road projects around the Inland Northwest are moving into their final phases while some projects reach completion
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, midnight
Suncrest to get flashing beacon for crosswalk
The Suncrest area is getting a new rapid flashing beacon on state Highway 291 at Swenson Road following requests from community members
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016, 1:44 p.m.
New I-90 bridge opens near Snoqualmie Pass
Traffic on Interstate 90 drove over the newly constructed avalanche bridge just east of Snoqualmie Pass for the first time Tuesday.
Mon., Aug. 1, 2016, midnight
Getting There: Downtown Spokane street project generating complaints, concerns
Construction along Monroe and Lincoln streets is generating concerns and complaints
Mon., June 27, 2016, midnight
State seeking input on Trent Avenue bridge replacement
The state transportation department is seeking public input on Wednesday on a replacement of the Trent Avenue bridge over the Spokane River just east of Hamilton Street
Sun., June 12, 2016, 5:21 p.m.
Work starts on Wolf Lodge Interstate 90 interchange
Work starts today on a new interchange at Wolf Lodge Bay on Interstate 90 in North Idaho
Mon., May 30, 2016, 1:18 p.m.
Roundabouts proposed for U.S. 395 in Deer Park
The state transportation department is proposing two roundabouts to improve safety on U.S. Highway 395 through Deer Park.
Mon., May 23, 2016, midnight
Getting There: Kootenai County residents asked about Citylink improvements, possible fares
Residents in Coeur d’Alene, Post Falls and surrounding communities are being asked to participate in a study of the future of Citylink, the small urban bus line serving the area
Fri., May 20, 2016, 4:59 p.m.
Snoqualmie Pass shutdowns planned next week
Rock blasting will close Snoqualmie Pass for an hour at 7:30 p.m. three nights next week.
Mon., May 16, 2016, midnight
Getting There: Pot-related fatal crashes spike in Washington after legalization vote
Pot-related fatal crashes in Washington spiked upward after marijuana was voted legal in the fall of 2012
Mon., May 9, 2016, midnight
Getting There: Signal goes in at north end of Monroe bridge
Two projects at the north end of the Monroe Street Bridge are going to cause traffic slowdowns
Fri., May 6, 2016, 1:04 p.m.
Expansion joint on I-405 flattens tires during rush hour
A broken expansion joint on Interstate 405 near Factoria slowed traffic and caused a number of flat tires during rush hour.
Mon., April 18, 2016, midnight
Public asked to weigh in on 75-mph speed limit on I-90
The Washington state Department of Transportation is holding two public meetings this week on a proposal to raise the speed limit on a segment of Interstate 90 through the Columbia …
Mon., April 11, 2016, 5:10 a.m.
Monroe Street’s eastbound I-90 on-ramp closing through April 22
Spokane drivers headed east on I-90 from downtown will have limited access with the closure of the eastbound onramp at Monroe Street through April 22
Mon., March 14, 2016, midnight
Getting There: American Airlines counter, terminal moving at Spokane airport
American Airlines is moving its ticket counter and gate to the C Concourse at Spokane International Airport