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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Ferry fare changes coming this fall – final decision to be made at hearing, Aug. 6

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 (360) 705-7070 Date: July 31, 2019 Contact: Reema Griffith, Transportation Commission Executive Director, 360-705-7070 OLYMPIA – Ferry customers and other interested persons have an additional opportunity to comment on a ferry fare proposal next week. The Washington State Transportation Commission will hold a hearing […]

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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 […]

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