WSTC to discuss the future of logistics and next steps for autonomous vehicles

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 – 360-705-7070 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) OLYMPIA – Emerging technologies that reduce carbon, reduce the amount of time to get goods to consumers and move agricultural goods to market more efficiently will be explored at the Washington State Transportation Commission’s […]

Transportation Commission to focus on future funding, autonomous and electric vehicles, ferry fares

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: February 12, 2020 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 OLYMPIA – Topics related to the future of the transportation system are on the Washington State Transportation Commission’s meeting agenda for next week. Discussions will include recent federal guidance on […]

Autonomous Vehicle Policy and Road Usage Charging focus of WSTC’s Oct. 15-16 meeting

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308
(360) 705-7070
 Date: October 9, 2019
 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 OLYMPIA – At its October meeting, the Washington State Transportation Commission will take action on policy recommendations to the legislature on testing and deploying autonomous vehicles. The commission also will begin drafting […]

Autonomous Vehicle Work Group

Autonomous Vehicle Work Group

The Legislature passed SHB 2970 (pdf 24 kb) in the 2018 Legislative session. The law directs the Transportation Commission (WSTC) to “…convene an executive and legislative work group to develop policy recommendations to address the operation of autonomous vehicles on public roadways in the state…”

State commission to adopt long-range transportation plan, discuss autonomous vehicle recommendations

Washington State Transportation Commission – NEWS Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 360-705-7070 Dec. 6, 2018 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 Dec. 11-12 meeting takes place in Olympia OLYMPIA – An updated statewide transportation policy plan, Washington Transportation Plan 2040 and Beyond, ongoing transportation technology work and the […]

State Autonomous Vehicle Work Group meets to consider initial recommendations to Legislature

Washington State Transportation Commission – NEWS Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 360-705-7070 Oct. 19, 2018 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC Executive Director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) Meeting is in Olympia Wednesday, Oct. 24 OLYMPIA – With new and evolving technology advances in vehicle operations, the Washington State Legislature enacted a law in 2018 […]

2020 Legislative priorities, technology to highlight Transportation Commission meeting, Jan. 14-15

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308, 360-705-7070 Date: January 8, 2020 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 OLYMPIA – Transportation organizations and agencies representing cities, counties, ports, transit and the state will discuss their priorities for the 2020 legislative session and the year ahead during next week’s Transportation […]

Transportation Commission to recommend next steps on road usage charging to Legislature

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: December 11, 2019 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 OLYMPIA – The Washington State Transportation Commission will take action next week on policy recommendations to the Washington State Legislature on whether and when the state should consider implementing a […]

Commission News Archive

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State Transportation Commission to honor Lewis County resident killed in combat

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: July 12, 2019 Contact: Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 July meeting topics include road usage charging and autonomous vehicles OLYMPIA – At its meeting next week in Olympia, the Washington State Transportation Commission will take action on a resolution honoring […]

Studies, Reports & Surveys

Commission Annual Reports 2020 Commission Annual Report (pdf 4mb) 2019 Commission Annual Report (pdf 3 mb) 2018 Commission Annual Report (pdf 13.3 mb) 2017 Commission Annual Report (pdf 6.9 mb) 2016 Commission Annual Report (pdf 3.4 mb) 2015 Commission Annual Report (pdf 3.7 mb) 2014 Commission Annual Report (pdf 5 mb) 2013 Commission Annual Report (pdf […]

WSTC to discuss SR 99 Tunnel performance, Target Zero and 2019 ferry fares during April 16 meeting

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: April 12, 2019 Contact: Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 OLYMPIA – Deaths and serious injuries from crashes on Washington roads and highways have increased since the state last updated its traffic safety planning. How can we do better and […]

Transportation Commission to name a portion of SR 530 near Oso during its February 20 & 21 meeting

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: February 13, 2019 Contact: Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 OLYMPIA – At its February meeting, the Washington State Transportation Commission will act on a request from members of the Oso community to recognize the 43 people who perished in […]

Washington State Transportation Commission Regular Meeting Agenda – December 11, 2018


Transportation Building, Commission Board Room 1D2 310 Maple Park Avenue SE, Olympia, Washington Please note: All listed times are estimates only and the Commission reserves the right to move agenda items as needed.   Tuesday, December 11, 2018 Item 1: 9:00 am Commission Business Approval of November 14, 2018 Meeting Summary – Action Revised CR-103 for […]

State commission to set SR 99 tunnel toll rates, explore technology advances in transportation Transportation Commission meets in Olympia, Oct. 16-17

Washington State Transportation Commission – NEWS Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 360-705-7070 Oct. 10, 2018 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC Executive Director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) OLYMPIA – Adoption of toll rates for the State Route 99 tunnel under downtown Seattle and presentations on how technology is, and will, change transportation to help […]

Washington State Transportation Commission Regular Meeting Agenda – July 17-18, 2018


Transportation Building, Commission Board Room 1D2 310 Maple Park Avenue SE, Olympia, Washington Please note: All listed times are estimates only and the Commission reserves the right to move agenda items as needed.   Tuesday, July 17, 2018 Item 1: 9:00 am Commission Business Approval of June 20, Meeting Summary – Action Commissioner Reports Proposed 2019 […]