Transportation Commission holds virtual meeting to discuss transportation issues in Bellevue area

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 – 360-705-7070 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia)   OLYMPIA – Community leaders and local officials from Bellevue and along the Interstate 405 corridor will meet virtually with the Washington State Transportation Commission next week to share their perspectives on transportation issues, […]

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Transportation Commission spotlights future direction for transportation at meeting next week

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 – 360-705-7070 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) Topics include Road Usage Charging, COVID-19 impacts, and tolling OLYMPIA – Planning for future transportation needs is the focus of the Washington State Transportation Commission’s October meeting. Topics to be covered include updates on […]

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Transportation Commission holds meeting to discuss Pullman area transportation issues, SR 902 naming

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 Public can participate virtually, Sept. 15 and 16 OLYMPIA – Community leaders and local officials from Pullman and Whitman County will meet virtually with the Washington State Transportation Commission in September to share their […]

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Transportation Commission’s regular July meeting spread over two weeks: July 15 and 21

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: July 8, 2020 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 Topics include future of transportation, COVID-19 impacts, and tolling OLYMPIA – Planning for future transportation needs is the focus of the Washington State Transportation Commission’s July meeting, which will take […]

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COVID-19 effects on transportation the focus of Transportation Commission meeting, July 7

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: July 1, 2020 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 OLYMPIA – The June transportation revenue forecast, reflecting the impacts of COVID-19 on state transportation revenues, will be one of the topics at a July 7 meeting of the Washington […]

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Governor appoints Spokane’s Kelly Fukai to the State Transportation Commission

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: June 29, 2020 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed Kelly Fukai to serve on the Washington State Transportation Commission. A lifelong resident of Spokane, Fukai has worked in the aviation, energy, electrical […]

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Transportation Commission holds virtual meeting to discuss transportation issues in Bellingham area

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: June 10, 2020 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 OLYMPIA – Community leaders and local officials from Bellingham and Whatcom County will meet virtually with the Washington State Transportation Commission on June 16 and 17 to share their perspectives […]

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Transportation Commission holds virtual meeting to consider COVID-19 impacts on transportation, May 19

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: May 13, 2020 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 OLYMPIA – As people have stayed home in efforts to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus, traffic volumes have dropped significantly on highways and ferries. During an online virtual […]

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March 17-18 Transportation Commission Meeting Cancelled

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: March 14, 2020 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 OLYMPIA –   In an abundance of caution in light of the continued spread of COVID-19, the Washington State Transportation Commission has cancelled its monthly meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 17, […]

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Transportation Commission will focus on the future of transportation at its March 17 – 18 meeting

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: March 11, 2020 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 Note: This meeting was cancelled. OLYMPIA – State and regional plans to address future transportation needs are the focus of the State Transportation Commission’s meeting next week in Olympia. The […]

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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 […]

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Washington State Transportation Commission’s final report on road usage charging available online

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: January 14, 2020 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 Ara Swanson, WA RUC communications manager, 206-409-7210 The Washington State Legislature will ultimately decide if a road usage charge will be implemented in Washington OLYMPIA – People who are interested […]

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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 […]

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Washington State Transportation Commission adopts recommendations on road usage charging

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: December 17, 2019 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 Ara Swanson, WA RUC Communications Manager, 206-409-7210 Commission recommends a gradual approach to adoption; recommendations now move on to the legislature. OLYMPIA – The Washington State Transportation Commission adopted recommendations […]

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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 […]

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Transportation Commission meeting in Federal Way examines local transportation and Sea-Tac expansion

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: November 13, 2019 Contact:  Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 FEDERAL WAY – Community leaders and local officials from Federal Way and neighboring areas of south King and north Pierce County will meet with the Washington State Transportation Commission next […]

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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 […]

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West Coast transportation commissions gather in Wash. to discuss rural transportation issues, Sept. 16-17

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: September 6, 2019 Contact: Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 STEVENSON, Wash. – Transportation challenges unique to rural areas will be highlighted in a meeting between the transportation commissions from Washington state, Oregon and California this month in Stevenson, Washington. […]

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Ferry fare changes coming this fall – final decisions made at hearing today

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: August 6, 2019 Contact: Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 OLYMPIA – The Washington State Transportation Commission held its final hearing today, Tuesday, Aug. 6, in Seattle and adopted increases to current ferry fares that will take effect Oct. 1, […]

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