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Seattle Police: May Day Marches Mean Heavy Traffic

Seattle police are warning drivers that May Day means they should be prepared for rolling slowdowns and heavy traffic from planned marches.

CBS Seattle–05/01/2015

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Miserable Commute On Viaduct Caused By Oversized Load Getting Stuck

A flatbed truck hauling two giant spools got stuck on Seattle’s Alaskan Way Viaduct, temporarily blocking traffic on the elevated roadway.

04/30/2015

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Weekend Road Closures For SR-99, I-90

The Washington Department of Transportation (WSDOT) has announced that work on State Route 99 and Westbound Interstate 90 will force the two roadways to close for the weekend.

CBS Seattle–03/24/2015

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$10 Toll May Be Possible On Interstate 405 Express Lane

The state Transportation Commission is taking public comment on the tolling proposal

02/03/2015

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Additional I-90 Bridge Closures Expected This Week

As the Blue Angels return to Seattle for Seafair, so do Interstate 90 bridge closures

CBS Seattle–07/28/2014

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This Could Be The Worst Traffic Weekend In Seattle History

Here’s a ridiculously long collection of events and traffic snarls happening in the Puget Sound region this weekend.

CBS Seattle–06/20/2014

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Seattle Among Worst Traffic Cities In North America

Seattle is once again in the top 5 cities in North America when it comes to traffic congestion.

CBS Seattle–11/06/2013

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Study: Americans Spent 5.5 Billion Additional Hours Sitting In Traffic In 2011

A new study out of the Texas A&M Transportation Institute suggests commuters’ wasted time in traffic costs $121 billion.

CBS Seattle–02/05/2013