Transportation Commission to discuss latest pay-per-mile research and I-5 bridge replacement project

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC Executive Director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia)   Hybrid in-person/virtual meeting takes place July 18-19 in Olympia OLYMPIA – The July 18 and 19 meeting of the Washington State Transportation Commission will include updates on Road Usage Charge research, the I-5 Interstate Bridge […]

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Washington State Transportation Commission elects new chair, vice chair

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC Executive Director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) Commissioners took their posts on July 1 OLYMPA – The Washington State Transportation Commission has elected new leaders. Deborah Young, of San Juan County, is the new chair and James “Jim” A. Restucci, of Yakima County, […]

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State Transportation Commission issues proposal for ferry fare changes

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC Executive Director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) The public can comment on proposed fare increases through July 30 OLYMPA – The Washington State Transportation Commission has released its proposal to increase ferry fares over the next two years to meet revenue requirements set […]

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Transportation Commission to discuss ferry fare changes, island transportation issues in Friday Harbor

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC Executive Director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) Hybrid in-person/virtual meeting takes place June 21. FRIDAY HARBOR – The Washington State Transportation Commission will meet in Friday Harbor on Wednesday, June 21, to hear from city and county leaders about transportation initiatives and challenges. […]

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Governor appoints longtime Wenatchee port commissioner to state Transportation Commission

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC Executive Director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) JC Baldwin will begin her term on the seven-member board on July 1 OYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed Janet “JC” Baldwin of Wenatchee to fill an open seat on the Washington State Transportation Commission. […]

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Ferry fare changes coming: Transportation Commission seeks public input

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC Executive Director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) Many ways to offer feedback OLYMPIA – The Washington State Transportation Commission has kicked off its ferry fare-setting process for 2023-2025, with an online survey and virtual community meetings for people to learn more and provide […]

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Transportation Commission to discuss commute changes, ferry fare changes, transportation funding

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC Executive Director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) Hybrid in-person/virtual meeting takes place May 16-17 in Olympia OLYMPIA – The Washington State Transportation Commission will meet in Olympia May 16-17 to learn about changes to commuting patterns post-pandemic, get an update on transportation funding […]

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Transportation Commission to hear about regional projects, transportation issues in Ellensburg

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 – 360-705-7070 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia)   Hybrid in-person/virtual meeting takes place April 18-19. OLYMPIA – The Washington State Transportation Commission will meet in Ellensburg to learn about transportation challenges and activities in the area. Local elected officials, city and […]

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Transportation Commission to hear about bridges, help for homeless on right of ways, on-demand transit

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 – 360-705-7070 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia)   Virtual Meeting takes place March 14 and 15 OLYMPIA – The March 14 and 15 meeting of the Washington State Transportation Commission will include discussions on the Right of Way Safety Initiative for […]

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Transportation Commission to hear about land and sea autonomous vehicles, clean transportation efforts

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 – 360-705-7070 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia)   Virtual Meeting takes place Feb. 15 and 16 OLYMPIA – The Feb. 15 and 16 meeting of the Washington State Transportation Commission will include a discussion about autonomous vehicle developments, both on road […]

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Transportation Commission to hear I-5 bridge, tolling technology and airport study updates

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 – 360-705-7070 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) Virtual Meeting takes place Jan. 18 and 19   OLYMPIA – The upcoming Jan. 18 and 19 meeting of the Washington State Transportation Commission will cover several topics including the Interstate 5 bridge replacement […]

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Transportation Commission to discuss a pay-per-mile proposal and traffic safety challenges in our state

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 – 360-705-7070 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070(Olympia)   Virtual meeting takes place Dec. 13 and 14 OLYMPIA – The Washington State Transportation Commission will cover several topics at its Dec. 13 and 14 meeting, including statewide traffic safety challenges, a statewide road […]

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State transportation commission seeks comments on funding additional ferry fuel costs

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 – 360-705-7070 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia)   Public can weigh in on possible ferry fuel surcharge via online forum OLYMPIA – The Washington State Transportation Commission is seeking public input on the possibility of applying a ferry fuel surcharge to […]

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Transportation Commission holding public meeting in Anacortes Nov. 15 and 16

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 – 360-705-7070 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia)   Local transportation issues and plans will be discussed ANACORTES – State transportation officials will be in Anacortes next week to hear about the challenges and priorities facing the regional and local transportation system. […]

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Transportation Commission virtual meeting Oct. 18 and 19 focuses on the future of transportation

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 – 360-705-7070 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) Presentation topics include autonomous vehicles and new technology OLYMPIA – The Washington State Transportation Commission’s upcoming virtual meeting will focus on the future of transportation technology, mobility and infrastructure in Washington state, including how […]

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Transportation Commission to visit Battle Ground & review area transportation issues

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 – 360-705-7070 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) Meeting will be at City Hall Sept. 13 & 14 BATTLE GROUND – Transportation challenges and priorities for residents, businesses and visitors to Southwest Washington will be the focus of a two-day visit to […]

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Transportation Commission to vote on proposed Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll rate reduction

Virtual hearing scheduled for Aug. 23   Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) OLYMPIA – A proposed toll rate reduction for the Tacoma Narrows Bridge is the focus of a virtual hearing held by the Washington State Transportation Commission at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23. Commission members will make a final decision on […]

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Transportation Commission to select Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll reduction approach

Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 – 360-705-7070 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia) Virtual meeting will be July 19 and 20 OLYMPIA – The Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll reduction, electrification of commercial vehicles and the updated Transportation Revenue Forecast are among the topics at the Washington State […]

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State transportation commission seeks comment on options to lower Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll rates

Public can vote on preferred options via online forum Transportation Commission Office – PO Box 47308 – Olympia, WA 98504-7308 – 360-705-7070 Contact: Reema Griffith, WSTC executive director, 360-705-7070 (Olympia)   OLYMPIA – The Washington State Transportation Commission is in the process of lowering the toll rates on the Tacoma Narrows Bridge by an estimated […]

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