Commission News Archive


Interstate 5 bridge bi-state tolling subcommittee to meet March 15

WSTC to discuss SR 520 bridge toll rates, tech advancements in transportation

WSTC form bi-state tolling subcommittee to guide tolling on Interstate 5 bridge

WSTC meeting to focus on electrification of transportation system

Tolling changes for the I-405/SR 167 corridor adopted

Final hearing on I-405/SR 167 tolling changes Jan. 29

WSTC to discuss microtransit, smart transportation and emission reduction efforts

WSTC issues proposal for toll rate changes on I-405/SR 167 corridor

WSTC to select I-405 toll proposal and discuss transportation safety and equity

WSTC to discuss possible I-405/SR 167 toll-rate adjustments

WSTC to meet in Pasco on transportation and the local economy

WSTC to discuss highway system’s future, from maintenance to electrification

WSTC to visit Vancouver to hear about transportation issues in growing region

WSTC joins West Coast counterparts to discuss the future of transportation

WSTC adopts new ferry fares for the next two years

WSTC to hold public hearing on ferry fare increase on Aug. 10

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

WSTC elects new chair, vice chair

State Transportation Commission issues proposal for ferry fare changes

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

Governor appoints longtime Wenatchee port commissioner to state Transportation Commission

Ferry fare changes coming: Transportation Commission seeks public input

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

WSTC to hear about land and sea autonomous vehicles, clean transportation

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

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

WSTC seeks comments on funding additional ferry fuel costs

WSTC holding public meeting in Anacortes Nov. 15 and 16

WSTC virtual meeting Oct. 18-19 focuses on the future of transportation

WSTC to visit Battle Ground & review area transportation issues

WSTC to vote on proposed Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll rate reduction

WSTC to select Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll reduction approach

WSTC seeks comment on options to lower Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll rates

WSTC to visit Clarkston June 22 & 23 to discuss area transportation issues

WSTC to discuss Tacoma Narrows Bridge toll reduction, free ferry travel for kids

WSTC to discuss area transportation issues at April meeting in Union Gap

WSTC to discuss driverless vehicles, and transportation impacts on communities

WSTC to discuss pandemic effects on travel, next generation highways

WSTC to discuss climate action plans, legislative priorities, and tolling

WSTC names the state’s next new ferry

WSTC to name the next ferry, discuss road usage charging, tolling, and equity in transportation

WSTC to hold virtual meeting in Ocean Shores

WSTC identifies finalists for naming the next ferry, seeks input

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

WSTC to hold community meeting focusing on Spokane area Transportation efforts

Yakima Herald – Commissioner Restucci Editorial (pdf 92kb)

WSTC adopts toll rate changes effective Oct. 1

WSTC to hold hearing on toll rate increases Aug. 24

WSTC adopts ferry fare changes effective Oct. 1

WSTC to hold hearing on ferry fare increase, Aug. 10

Help the state name the next new ferry

WSTC to select toll rate proposals & kick-off the process to name the next ferry

State seeks comment on toll rate increase options

State Transportation Commission releases ferry fare change proposal

WSTC to release ferry fare change proposal, June 15

Wenatchee Valley transportation needs focus of State Transportation Commission meeting, June 15-16

Transportation Commission to discuss road usage charging and ferry fare changes

Transportation Commission begins preparations for raising tolls and ferry fare

WSTC preparing for toll rate increases and holds local meeting in Lakewood next week

WSTC to discuss the nexus of clean fuels and transportation

WSTC to discuss the future of electric vehicles and ferries, and high-speed rail in Washington

Legislative Priorities and tolling to highlight Transportation Commission Meeting Jan. 19-20

Transportation Commission spotlights future direction for transportation at meeting next week

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

Transportation Commission spotlights future direction for transportation at meeting next week

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

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

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

Governor appoints Spokane’s Kelly Fukai to the State Transportation Commission 06.29.20

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

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

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

Washington State Transportation Commission’s final report on road usage charging available online – 01.14.20

March 17-18 Transportation Commission Meeting Cancelled – 03.16.20

Transportation Commission will focus on the future of transportation – 03.11.20

2020 Legislative priorities, technology to highlight Transportation Commission meeting, Jan. 14-15 – 01.08.20

Washington State Transportation Commission adopts recommendations on Road Usage Charging – 12.17.19

Transportation Commission to recommend next steps on road usage charging to Legislature – 12.11.19

Transportation Commission meeting in Federal Way examines local transportation and Sea-Tac expansion – 11.13.19

Autonomous Vehicle Policy and Road Usage Charging focus of WSTC’s Oct. 15-16 meeting – 10.09.19

West Coast transportation commissions gather in Wash. to discuss rural transportation issues, Sept. 16-17 – 9.06.19

Ferry fare changes coming this fall – final decisions made at hearing today – 8.06.19

Ferry Fare changes coming this fall – final decisions to be made at hearing, Aug. 6 – 7.31.19

State Transportation Commission to honor Lewis County resident killed in combat – 7.12.19

State proposes to increase ferry fares and capital surcharge – Get your comments in – 6.26.19

Transportation Commission to meet in Bremerton, ferry fare and policy changes on agenda – 6.13.19

Okanogan County transportation the focus of State Transportation Commission meetings, May 14-15 – 5.06.19

WSTC to discuss SR 99 Tunnel performance, Target Zero and 2019 ferry fares during April 16 meeting – 4.12.19

Transportation Commission meeting spotlights future directions for transportation, March 19-20 – 3.13.19

Transportation Commission to name a portion of SR 530 near Oso during its February 20 & 21 meeting – 2.13.19

Washington Road Usage Charge Test Drive Now Complete – 2.08.19

Transportation Commission to focus on legislative priorities, tolling in Oregon, and ferry fare review, January 23-24 – 1.16.19

New Transportation Plan Will Keep Washington Moving Through 2040 and Beyond – 1.25.19

State commission to adopt long-range transportation plan, discuss autonomous vehicle recommendations – 12.06.18

State Transportation Commission to meet with regional leaders in Oak Harbor next week – 11.08.18

State Autonomous Vehicle Work Group meets to consider initial recommendations to Legislature – 10.19.18

State Transportation Commission adopts SR 99 tunnel toll rates – 10.16.18

State commission to set SR 99 tunnel toll rates, explore technology advances in transportation – 10.10.18

State Transportation Commission to meet with regional leaders in Port Angeles – 09.06.18

Governor fills open seat on State Transportation Commission – 07.23.18

Transportation Commission to meet with regional leaders in Walla Walla – 06.13.18

SR 99 Toll rates, tolling exemptions & ferry surveys on Transportation Commission agenda, July 17-18 – 06.13.18

SR 99 Tunnel Toll Setting Process Begins – Pubic Comments Requested – 05.22.18

Transportation Commission to explore Yakima area transportation issues at May 16 meeting – 05.09.18

Transportation Commission to discuss SR 99 tolling, long-range ferry plan, and road usage charge pilot April 17 & 18 – 04.17.18

State Transportation Commission meets in Seattle to discuss regional transportation issues next week – 03.08.18

Transportation Commission to discuss road usage charging and tolling, Feb. 13 -14 – 02.08.18

Transportation Commission discusses tolling, road usage charging, and Public/Private Partnerships, Jan. 17 and 18 – 01.11.18

State Transportation Commission to meet with Spokane Valley officials, Nov. 15 – 11.09.17

Transportation Commission to consider road usage charge pilot project and tolling items, Oct. 17-18 – 10.10.17

Transportation Commission to meet in Friday Harbor to discuss transportation and ferry service issues – 09.08.17

Transportation commission sets new ferry fares, makes changes to original proposal – 07.26.17

SR 520 Bridge toll rates increase, overnight tolling begins July 1 – 06.19.17

Public comment wanted on ferry fare increase proposal – 06.14.17

Transportation Commission to focus on Wenatchee Valley Transportation issues, June 20 – 06.12.17

Ferry fares, toll rates, and automotive technology on Transportation Commission’s agenda next week – 05.10.17

Transportation Commission to focus on Twin Cities’ regional transportation issues in Centralia, April 26 – 04.19.17

Transportation Commission focuses on ferries, transportation plans and funding, March 21- 22 – 03.16.17

Oil Train Safety and Tolling topics at Feb 15-16 Transportation Commission meeting – 02.09.17

Ferry topics and legislative preview are highlights for Transportation Commission meeting, Jan. 18-19 – 01.12.17

Transportation Commission to review I-405 Express Toll Lanes performance and begin work on SR 99 toll rates at the Dec. 12-13 meeting – 12.07.17