"SR-167 carries the weight of the region on its shoulders,"

The state Legislature adjourned sine die on Friday, wrapping up the 2015 regular session

The state Legislature adjourned sine die on Friday, wrapping up the 2015 regular session

A bill passed by the state Legislature and signed Friday by Gov. Jay Inslee provides the ports of Seattle and Tacoma the ability to form a port development authority in support of the Seaport Alliance.

Harley Marine Services received the 2015 Environmental Stewardship Summit Award at the Port's Annual Breakfast March 25. 

Supporters of SR 167 have long understood the importance of this critical trade corridor fo

Supporters of SR 167 have long understood the importance of this critical trade corridor for Washington state. The highway was also a topic of conversation in our nation’s capital this week.

Robust import volumes pushed March container volumes at the ports of Tacoma and Seattle up 21 percent over March 2014.

While the passage of a statewide transportation package by the House Transportation Committee gives hope to supporters of State Route 167, local governments around the state continue to remind lawmakers about the importance of getting something done this year.

Commissioners are expected at their Thursday meeting to consider authorizing three leases and design work for a rail project.

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