I-90 Wrong Way Collision Claims One Life, Sends Two to Harborview

A male driver died at the scene of an early morning, two-vehicle collision, May 17, 2015, at Snoqualmie Pass, after possibly driving several miles before causing the serious accident that closed a section of … [Read more...]

TRAFFIC | More Upcoming Road Closures, Possible Delays as City Works to Finish Infrastructure Project

The City of Snoqualmie is warning residents of more possible traffic delays, this time roadwork and lane closures happen through the historic downtown core as construction crews work toward finishing a one-year … [Read more...]

Big Traffic Backups Reported on Snoqualmie Parkway on May 15th, Patience Needed

Paving work at the intersections of Snoqualmie Parkway and Douglas Ave and Snoqualmie Parkway and Fairway Ave, plus the annual Snoqualmie Ridge Community-wide Garage Sale, PLUS a Snoqualmie Valley teachers … [Read more...]

Lake Alice Road to Close all Summer, Detouring Drivers Through Snoqualmie Ridge

King County will close Lake Alice Road SE from June to August 2015 to replace a damaged culvert and avoid a complete collapse or plugging of the culvert, which would make Lake Alice Road … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Named One of Ten WORST Commutes in Greater Seattle Region

Snoqualmie residents are getting used to seeing the small, growing city make the cut as one of the safest cities in Washington. What what they may not be accustomed to is seeing it make a list a list with the … [Read more...]

Another Weekend of I-90 Congestion, as Westbound Mainline Closed, Rerouted Again

Anyone heading into Seattle, or even Bellevue, on I-90, including those heading to Safeco Field for the Mariner's weekend home stand, will want to plan ahead - or they could be late. At 11PM Friday, April … [Read more...]

WSDOT says I-90 Overpass Girder Needs Replacing, Seeks $1.2 Million in Repairs Costs from Responsible Garbage Company’s Insurer

It was a crazy traffic day in Issaquah when an over-height garbage truck struck and punched a large hole in the Front Street I-90 overpass on March 13th. One month after that large-scale "WHOOPS" and after a … [Read more...]

Good News for I-90/SR 18 Improvement Project, House Adds to Transportation Package

The push to get the state legislature to fund WSDOT's plan to improve the congested and often dangerous I-90/ SR 18 interchange and widen the narrow section of SR 18 over Tiger Mountain began last October when … [Read more...]

Semi Truck Still Sought in Connection with Hit and Run Collision near North Bend

Washington State Patrol (WSP) closed two of three lanes on eastbound I-90 near North Bend around 2PM, Monday April 6, 2015 to perform a a hit and run collision investigation. As of 5PM the closure was down to … [Read more...]

Jackknifed Semi Blocks I-90 near North Bend, Causes Big Traffic Mess to Start Holiday Weekend

The April 3rd Friday evening commute (and the start of the Easter Holiday weekend) started out on a sour note in East King County. Around 2PM, a semi truck jackknifed, blocking two of the three eastbound … [Read more...]

Mayor’s Request to Fix I-90/SR 18 Corridor ‘Well Received,’ Project Could be Added to House Transportation Bill

Snoqualmie Mayor Matt Larson could have simply hit send and emailed the city's request that the I-90/SR 18 improvement project be added back to the State Legislature's Transportation Bill. But instead … [Read more...]

I-90/SR 18 Interchange at ‘Critical Mass,’ Mayor Heads to Olympia to Request Fix

Snoqualmie Mayor Matt Larson could simply hit send and email the city's request that the I-90/SR 18 improvement project be added back to the State Legislature's Transportation Bill. But instead he is hand … [Read more...]

Get Ready! Lane Closures on Snoqualmie Parkway for Two-Month Improvement Project

The City of Snoqualmie says residents should be prepared for temporary, one-lane closures at two busy intersections starting March 30, 2015 and lasting through May 2015. Road work at the intersections of … [Read more...]

Downtown Snoqualmie Construction Continues, Improvement Project to Last Longer than Initial Estimates

The City of Snoqualmie says its Downtown Infrastructure Improvement Project is in full swing and making good progress, according to a recent press release. But when will all the construction be done? That … [Read more...]

Traffic | Truck Hits, Punches Hole in I-90 Front Street Overpass, WSDOT Says Repair Could Cost $1 Million

Drivers dealt with delays in the I-90 / Front Street area Friday, March 13, 2015, after an over-height truck hit the freeway overpass while traveling on Front Street around 10AM, creating a large hole in the … [Read more...]

Traffic | New Tool Helps Open Roads Faster, Reduces Backups after Major Accidents

Over the past few months, area residents and drivers have seen first hand what happens to nearby freeways when major collisions occur. This past September, westbound I-90 was completely shut down for 4 hours … [Read more...]