Transportation

Open Houses This Month On Future Rock Work Along US 97A/SR 971

Rock falls are common along US Highway 97A in Chelan County. Some much-needed rock work is planned for next summer and the Washington State Department of Transportation wants your opinion on the best times to close the highway for that work. Marcus Bellissimo has the details.

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No INFRA Grant For Confluence Parkway, City Will Apply Again

As the saying goes, if at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. It was originally a maxim that gained popularity in the early part of the 19th century to encourage American schoolchildren to do their homework. These days the saying is befitting to efforts towards relieving traffic congestion in Wenatchee, as Marcus Bellissimo reports.

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Wenatchee Public Works – Road Construction Update

Rob Jammerman is the City of Wenatchee’s Public Works Director. He swung by the KOHO studios this morning to talk about chip-seal pavement preservation taking place across several main streets this summer, a re-configuring of Mission Street’s left-hand lane at Spokane Street for better pedestrian access, expanding the parking lot at Linden Tree Park and…

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Wenatchee Summer Paving Starts Today, Federal Road Grant Still In Limbo

Work by the city of Wenatchee starts today on its 2019 Pavement Preservation Project. Crews will begin by removing current striping and symbols from the streets, then lay down the chip seal pavement. Old striping must be removed to so that the chip seal adheres to the underlying pavement, said Jake Lewing, project engineer for…

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New Leavenworth Park & Ride Opens Today

A lot more parking and heated and lighted shelters are just a few of the amenities Link Transit commuters will find at the newest Wilkommen Park & Ride in Leavenworth. Marcus Bellissimo reports.

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