Stories tagged: culverts
UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019, 10:12 p.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee adds $175 million to transportation spending on culverts to satisfy a federal court order.
UPDATED: Thu., May 2, 2019, 9:50 p.m.
Washington faces a federal court order to fix under-roadway pipes that block migrating fish by 2030, but a budget passed by lawmakers puts the state at risk of missing the …
Wed., April 18, 2018
Washington state argued to the Supreme Court on Wednesday that replacing hundreds of stream culverts blocking salmon migration is onerous and too expensive.
Sat., Sept. 2, 2017
If the ruling is allowed to stand, it would expand tribal authority to an unreasonable extent.
UPDATED: Tue., March 28, 2017, 11:10 a.m.
Spokane County officials predict the total cost of repairing flood-damaged roads and bridges will climb to $9 million.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
Spokane County is no longer in a state of emergency, officials said Friday, but the total cost of repairing flood-damaged roads may climb to $1 million – far more than …
Mon., June 27, 2016, 12:01 p.m.
Federal appeals judges say the state of Washington has violated the treaty rights of tribes to fish by building and maintaining large pipes that allow streams to pass beneath roads …