SRTC BLOG, NEWS & NOTICES


July 24 TTC Meeting Cancelled

Due to lack of action items on the agenda, the July 24 Transportation Technical Committee meeting has been cancelled. The next regularly scheduled meeting is Wednesday, August 28 at 1:30 pm. See you then!

Ultrasound for Roads…Imagine the Co-Payment!

The Arkansas Department of Transportation is teaming up with the University of Arkansas to use imaging technology to see the earth  beneath roads to see if repairs may be necessary. This method is less invasive and less expensive than exploratory drilling. Click HERE...

Proposed Congressional Bill Would Increase Road Safety

U.S. Sen. Edward Markey, D-MA, and Rep. Steve Cohen, D-TN, introduced the Complete Streets Act Wednesday in Congress, a federal law designed to promote safer streets. The proposed bill would require states to set aside 5% of federal highway funding for a grant program...

Lime Scooters a No-No at Hoopfest

Hoping to avoid parking nightmares at Hoopfest this weekend by riding a Lime Bike or Scooter? Not so fast. Event organizers and Lime have prohibited the devices inside the area of downtown shut to traffic for Hoopfest. Click here for full article from the Spokesman...

Expect heavy traffic on Hwy 2 near Fairchild AFB on Saturday 6/22

This Saturday the SkyFest Airshow and Open House at Fairchild Air Force Base. This event is hugely popular and generates a lot of traffic.  Washington State Department of Transportation and the Washington State Patrol will be coordinating traffic movement and...