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What Snohomish County officials learned from not driving
Several city, county and state lawmakers and transit officials participated in the Week Without Driving challenge.
Zip trip made Alderwood travel convenient, quick
Instead of figuring out a bus route and schedule, Zip lets riders go door-to-door in the Lynnwood entertainment hub.
Eye-catching work at McCollum Park is for Swift Orange buses
Readers wondered about the park and ride near Everett after seeing parking spaces broken up and trees cut down.
I-5 lane reductions through Everett set for weekends this month
Crews are set to replace dozens of decades-old concrete panels between Highway 526 and Everett Avenue.
Traffic backups on 164th Street near I-5 could see relief soon
The county and state are implementing a new traffic signal system that synchronizes the corridor and adjusts to demand.
Reader: Did a tractor-trailer cover my car in diesel soot?
Probably not, according to a Department of Ecology spokesperson, since diesel emissions are getting “cleaner.”
Yellow arrow left turns scrapped at Dumas Road in Mill Creek
Collision data showed drivers weren’t yielding to oncoming traffic, so the state changed the highway intersection signal.
State seeks safety ideas on Highway 99 between Everett, Lynnwood
Bike lanes, complete sidewalks and lower speeds are some ideas for the 3½-mile stretch between the cities.
Week Without Driving challenges officials to learn transportation gaps
People with disabilities are asking city and county leaders to rely on their bodies, rides and transit for seven days.
Wrong median paint color had to be redone on Highway 99
An old yellow was used in some spots between Everett and Lynnwood until the standard white paint was applied.
Everett man asks city to curb fast, loud cars on 25 mph road
Luis Burbano wants infrastructure changes to reduce the frequency of window-rattling engines that rumble by his home.
Lynnwood’s microtransit test begins this fall, others possible
Community Transit could launch other on-demand services in Arlington, Darrington and Lake Stevens.
Could light rail station under Pacific Avenue and over railroad work?
A group representing people around Everett Station wants Sound Transit to study the idea.
Survey: Support for Madison Street bike lanes, worry over parking
Everett staff are conducting a traffic study and developing alternatives as part of the road’s scheduled road work.
Sorry, you can’t park with us (in some areas of Snohomish County)
Readers recently have wondered about parking rules and recourse in unincorporated areas of Snohomish County.
Old batteries get new life as Everett Transit backup energy
Company BattGenie set up a container with dozens of used electric bus batteries that charge during non-peak times.
Everett light rail study adds I-5, Evergreen Way options
Both options negate the spur along Airport Road to the Boeing and Paine Field area long supported by county leaders.
Lots of Lake Stevens road work ahead on highways 9, 204
The state is building four roundabouts near Frontier Village to help manage traffic and improve pedestrian access.
Group envisions robust links for Centennial Trail
Leafline Trail Coalition’s map has over 900 miles through King, Kitsap, Pierce and Snohomish counties.
Crash history limits left turns at Mill Creek traffic signal
Drivers on 35th Avenue SE hoping to turn left onto Seattle Hill Road have different phasing if they’re going east or west.