Posts Tagged ‘WSDOT’

City of Wenatchee Update – Mayor Frank Kuntz

Wenatchee Mayor Frank Kuntz joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about how the recently-enacted Voting Rights Act for Washington State could affect city council races, putting in cameras at the Skyline Drive Overlook to deter illegal activities, road construction projects on McKittrick Street and Red Apple Road, a new DOT headquarters…

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Construction Season Begins On I-90 Snoqualmie Pass

Spring is here and that means construction on many of our areas roadways and interstates. If you’re going to travelling over Snoqualmie Pass anytime soon, you’ll want to check first with the WSDOT. Marcus Bellissimo reports.

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City of Wenatchee Street Crew Unveils Busy 2018 Road Work Plan

Matt Leonard, Public Works Director for the City of Wenatchee, joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studio to talk about the street team’s 2018 work plan – from roundabouts, to McKittrick St., to Mission St. Leonard also talks about difficulties and costs with installing traffic calming devices on Skyline Drive. He said the city continues…

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McKittrick, Mission, Other Street Improvements Coming To Wenatchee In 2018

Wenatchee Mayor Frank Kuntz joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studio to talk about work starting today on lower McKittrick St., including moving power poles to make room for new sidewalks, other improvements coming to North Wenatchee Ave., federal funding help for infrastructure projects, Western Ave. and Mission St. and more.

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Myth Busters Snowplow Edition – Winter Overtime Jackpot?

Many think driving a snowplow for the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) in north central Washington would be an easy job with lots of overtime. Easy? Not really. Mentally and physically taxing for 10-hour stretches, maybe even longer? Oh yeah. Marcus Bellissimo has more.

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Holiday Travel Tips From WSDOT

Knowing what to expect on the roadways for your holiday travels is half the battle for any roadtrip. The WSDOT’s online tools for travel can help take the guesswork out of the equation. Marcus Bellissimo reports. Marcus also talked with AAA Washington for some travel tips.

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WSDOT Opening New Lanes, Avalanche Bridge on I-90 Snoqualmie Pass

Regular travelers of I-90 over Snoqualmie Pass are familiar with the various construction projects on the pass and the occasional nighttime closures, rock blastings and more. While the DOT is not completely finished on the pass, travelers are about to notice some major differences, as KOHO’s Marcus Bellissimo reports.

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