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Many of Big Bertha's cutter-head openings are clogged with dirt and debris. (Credit: Washington Department of Transportation)

Large Wall Part Of Seattle Tunnel Machine Repair

It seems that everything connected with the effort to dig a highway tunnel under downtown Seattle is big — from the tunneling machine that stopped working last December, to a large plywood wall planned to shield neighbors from the noise of repairing the machine.

CBS Seattle–04/03/2014

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More Cracks Found In Alaskan Way Viaduct

A routine inspection was conducted the weekend of March 1-2 and discovered new and widening cracks near Spring and Seneca streets.

CBS Seattle–03/10/2014

Bridges Undergo Inspections Around The Nation

WSDOT Settles with Company for Late Bridge Tolls

The Washington Transportation Department has reached a settlement with the Texas company that was late in setting up tolling on the Highway 520 floating bridge on Lake Washington.

07/18/2012