Stories tagged: roadwork
Mon., Dec. 11, 2017
Getting There: Washington drivers wracked up 60 billion miles last year
Washington drivers logged more than 60 billion miles on public roadways in 2016.
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 2:34 p.m.
Closure at busy U.S.-Mexico border crossing promises headaches
The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico.
Wed., July 5, 2017, 3:33 p.m.
Front Porch: She’s barely bothered by roadwork
I’m not at my best in the morning. I admit it. I don’t relish the sunrise. In fact, I’d prefer not to be notified of its occurrence.
Mon., May 16, 2016
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., April 5, 2010
Policy would emphasize user-friendly Spokane streets
With a populace that has complained loudly for decades about bumpy roads, Spokane’s focus on street money is creating smoother rides for cars. But with voices growing for better bike …
Mon., May 18, 2009
Rut repair on I-90 begins today
The rutted pavement on Interstate 90 through east Spokane is getting fixed starting tonight. The Washington state Department of Transportation doesn’t believe the work will cause major inconvenience to drivers.
Thu., April 16, 2009
Pines project may cause traffic delays
Construction resumed this week on a project to relieve traffic congestion on Pines Road north of Interstate 90, and city officials say signal work may cause brief lane restrictions between …
Fri., March 27, 2009
Map identifies roadwork in Spokane County
Motorists in Spokane County who want to keep track of roadwork this spring and summer can get a big-picture look on a map that’s now available. The map is a …
Thu., March 5, 2009
Aging road being replaced
Airway Height’s second busiest road, 14th Avenue, will soon be under construction, replacing the entire section from Lundstrom Street to Campbell Street. Work on the aging stretch of road, which …