Posts Tagged ‘WSDOT’

Big Turnout For N. Wenatchee Ave. Corridor Improvements Open House

The North Wenatchee Transportation Master Plan established a blueprint for improving transportation safety and traffic flow along North Wenatchee Avenue. In the future, improvements within these plans are designed to work in conjunction with the Confluence Parkway, a future bypass to the Avenue. As part of the planning phase, the City of Wenatchee and WSDOT are asking…

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N. Wenatchee Ave. Improvement Plans On Display At Open House Nov. 14

The Wenatchee Valley serves as an urban, agricultural, freight and tourism hub of North Central Washington. A lot of that traffic travels North Wenatchee Avenue, quickly becoming the most congested area of the lower valley. And over the next 20 years, officials estimate traffic volumes will increase another 20 percent. The City of Wenatchee and…

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Methow Valley State Airport Reopens With New Runway

The Methow Valley State Airport in Winthrop recently underwent some much needed upgrades to it’s runway. And with fire season here, it needed to happen quickly seeing as how the airport is home to the North Cascades Smokejumpers. Marcus Bellissimo has the story.

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Major Road Work Projects In Wenatchee This Summer Start This Month

Wenatchee Mayor Frank Kuntz joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about major road work in the city starting this month, from the WSDOT’s full repave of Mission St. and North Wenatchee Ave., to a roundabout at Springwater and Western Avenues, McKittrick St., Red Apple Road and more.

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Planning Ahead For Memorial Day Weekend Traffic Key To Less Stressful Travel

It’s not technically summer yet, but Memorial Day weekend often brings summer-level traffic to state roadways. That’s why it’s important to have a holiday travel plan before heading out the door. Marcus Bellissimo reports. Download the WSDOT’s mobile app for more travel tips and check out these travel time charts and traffic breakdowns.

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Methow Valley Airport, Largest State-Run Airport, Getting New Runway

Later this month, the 22-year-old pavement at the Methow Valley State Airport will get a much-needed $5 million replacement and rehabilitation. The runway is tentatively scheduled to reopen at the end of June to avoid interfering with the expected fire season operations of the US Forest Service and North Cascades Smokejumper Base. KOHO’s Hayli Libby-Thompson…

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