Two weekends of SR 18 lane closures over Tiger Mountain planned; safety improvements coming to dark roadway

The Washington State Department of Transportation says work to improve safety on SR 18 on Tiger Mountain starts Friday night, November 4, 2016 with the first of four overnight directional closures on the … [Read more...]

Making the I-90/SR 18 interchange safer while drivers wait a decade for redesign of dangerous area

While it waits for $150 million in funding from 2015 Connecting Washington Transportation Bill, the Washington State Department of Transportation continues to look at ways to improve safety around the often … [Read more...]

Tate Creek Bridge repair work starts, ‘expect delays’

The King County Department of Transportation began work on Monday, October 17, 2016 to repair the Tate Creek Bridge near the Ernies Grove area of Snoqualmie this week. Crews will be conducting the work … [Read more...]

Largest wildlife crossing in country coming soon to Snoqualmie Pass

[Article by Guest Writer, local business owner and North Bend resident, Melissa Grant] What is an animal crossing and why is WSDOT spending a lot of money to install them across I-90 through Snoqualmie … [Read more...]

For second day, Emergency Roadwork backs up I-90 traffic near Snoqualmie

UPDATE | September 27, 2016, 11AM According to drivers, the same roadwork to repair potholes on the Raging River overpass near Preston has traffic backed up on westbound I-90 between SR 18 near Snoqualmie to … [Read more...]

Good News! Improvements could come sooner to Dangerous I-90/SR 18 area

5th District State Senator Mark Mullet says he knows it. Representative Jay Rodne has repeatedly said he knows it. Even the Washington State Department of Transportation knows it.  The I-90/SR 18 interchange is … [Read more...]

Fatal Motorcycle Crash closes westbound I-90 near Snoqualmie Pass Wednesday afternoon

The Washington State Patrol (WSP) said a fatality collision involving a motorcycle and a WSDOT vehicle closed westbound I-90 at milepost 52, near Snoqualmie Pass, Wednesday afternoon, August 31st. According … [Read more...]

New Traffic Circle planned for North Bend Way near Snoqualmie Casino

The Snoqualmie Indian Tribe announced this week it will be adding traffic and safety improvement to SE North Bend Way to accommodate its new convenience store and gas station that will be built near the … [Read more...]

Look up! Boeing Classic kicks off with 747 Flying Low over Snoqualmie; Heavy Traffic expected at I-90/SR18 interchange all weekend

After over a decade of the Boeing Classic calling Snoqualmie home, the jet flyover that signals the start of the PGA Champion Tour golf tournament still catches some residents off guard. So here's you … [Read more...]

Improvements coming to North Bend intersection, easing traffic impact from nearby 100-home Development

The City of North Bend announced that beginning in late September, Fury Site Works will begin road improvements at the intersection of North Bend Way and Thrasher Ave NE. The privately funded work is being done … [Read more...]

Westbound SR 18 Closure planned for early Saturday, August 20th

If you're an early riser - be prepared for a morning closure of westbound SR 18 starting at the I-90/SR 18 interchange. WSDOT announced that Saturday morning, August 20, 2016 between 4AM and 10AM, westbound … [Read more...]

18-year old suffers life threatening injuries in Serious Accident near Preston, eastbound I-90 backed up for Miles

UPDATE |  AUGUST 12, 2016, 2PM The Washington State Patrol said all lanes of eastbound I-90 are now open. It could take awhile for traffic to return to normal, though. UPDATE |  AUGUST 12, 2016, … [Read more...]

State Patrol says Speed a factor in Chain reaction, Fiery crash near I-90/SR 18 interchange

UPDATE |  JULY 20, 2016, 8AM On July 19, 2016, the Washington State Patrol (WSP) released an accident report for a Monday evening five-car, chain reaction collision that caused two vehicles to burst into … [Read more...]

Sidewalk Driving: illegal moves hit new Low as frustrated Drivers wait for I-90/SR-18 interchange Improvements

Ask drivers who regularly use the I-90/SR 18 interchange what they think about the often congested, slightly antiquated, signal-controlled interchange - and you will most likely get an earful. If you were on … [Read more...]

Multiple Car, Fatality Collision Causes closure, BIG Backup Eastbound I-90 near North Bend

UPDATE |  JULY 10, 2016, 4:50PM WSDOT said all I-90 eastbound lanes at mileposts 47 and 76 were back open. They said rivers should expect to see delays until the backed up traffic starts to clear … [Read more...]

Meadowbrook Way Reopened across Meadowbrook Bridge

UPDATE |  July 7, 2016,  3PM The City of Snoqualmie said Thursday afternoon that  roadwork on Meadowbrook Way SE by the Meadowbrook Bridge to repair a sinkhole was complete and the road is now … [Read more...]

Paving Work planned for two Snoqualmie Ridge neighborhoods this Week

The City of Snoqualmie said residents should expect some possible residential street delays as sections of roadways on Snoqualmie Ridge will have paving work done July 5th – July 8th. SE Muir St between … [Read more...]

Traffic Alert: I-90 gets repaved near North Bend, Lane Closures expected beginning July 5th

The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) now has firm dates for a re-paving project that will give a much-needed facelift to a section of I-90 near North Bend. On Tuesday, July 5th, … [Read more...]

WSDOT: Bring Patience if Driving over Snoqualmie Pass this weekend

Heading east for the Memorial Day Holiday weekend?  If so, the Washington State Department of Transportation says to bring your patience - at least  between North Bend and Cle Elum - as Snoqualmie Pass … [Read more...]

Traffic Alert: I-90 [Westbound] Squeezed to One Lane Near Snoqualmie for ONE day, on-ramp also Closed

Snoqualmie Valley drivers should plan some alternative routes if they regularly use westbound I-90 (and SR 18) near Snoqualmie - at least for one day. The Washington State Department of Transportation … [Read more...]