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Washington State DOT Offers Peak-Use Shoulder Lane To Traffic By Craig Smiley, Washington State DOT

This is not a test: I-405 peak-use shoulder lane open to traffic

At 2 p.m. on Monday, April 24, Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) offered travelers in south Snohomish County a new option for their afternoon commute. The northbound peak-use shoulder lane (PUSL) officially opened to general-purpose traffic on the 1.8-mile stretch between State Route 527 in Bothell and I-5 in Lynnwood, about 20 miles northeast of Seattle. Read More

Putting Transportation Communications at the Top of Solar Eclipse Story By Matt Hiebert

Transportation probably isn’t the first thing you think about when you mention the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse.  But when you consider the fact that millions of people will be hitting the road to witness the event, you might want to change your mind. According to some estimates, Missouri could receive up to 1 million out-of-state visitors during the eclipse. Read More