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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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Crews Pulling Pieces Of Seattle Tunnel Machine To Surface

Workers at the Seattle tunnel project have started pulling pieces of the broken tunnel machine called Bertha to the surface for repairs.

CBS Seattle–03/20/2015

Tunnel Accident

Last Tunnel Worker Remains In Seattle Hospital

One of the Seattle tunnel workers injured in a fall Thursday remains in a hospital.

CBS Seattle–02/13/2015

Tunnel Accident

Four Workers Injured In SR-99 Tunnel Project Accident

An elevator shaft collapsed as crews were working at the site where a highway tunnel is being built under downtown Seattle

CBS Seattle–02/12/2015

I-5 Bridge Collapsed (Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Washington Files $17 Million Lawsuit For Bridge Collapse

A lawsuit filed Monday by the Washington State Department of Transportation is seeking at least $17 million to recover costs related to the 2013 Skagit River bridge collapse.

CBS Seattle–02/03/2015

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WSDOT Creates Tool To Help Truckers Avoid Low Bridges

Hoping to avoid a repeat of the 2013 Skagit River Bridge collapse, state transportation officials have created a new online tool to help truckers plan their routes and avoid collisions.

01/17/2015

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Downtown Tunnel To Open August 2017

A new highway tunnel through downtown Seattle won’t be open until August 2017, about 20 months behind schedule, state transportation officials said Monday.

CBS Seattle–12/23/2014

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Settling Halts Work At Seattle Tunnel Project

Settling soil has caused a contractor building the Highway 99 tunnel beneath downtown Seattle to stop work on a pit being dug to reach a stalled digging machine known as Bertha, the state said.

CBS Seattle–12/08/2014

Snow covered trails in Alaska, where a dog was lost for 2 weeks. (Photo by David McNew/Newsmakers)

Snow Falling On Washington Mountain Passes

The Transportation Department reports snow or ice Thursday morning on most highway mountain passes in Washington.

CBS Seattle–11/20/2014

file photo of a tunnel boring machine (photo credit: GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Images)

Tunnel Machine Pit Work To Resume

Washington state archaeologists who took a look at shell deposits found by crews digging a 120-foot-deep pit that will provide access to a stalled Seattle tunneling machine have given the all-clear signal for work to proceed.

CBS Seattle–11/04/2014

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