Overhauling 468th Ave: City hosts Open House on Middle Fork Master Gateway Plan

The 468th corridor that runs through the eastern edges of North Bend - connecting I-90 exit 34 to Truck Town, Twin Falls Middle School, other businesses AND the Middle Fork Conservation Area - may look a lot … [Read more...]

Traffic: Snoqualmie Parkway lane closures expected this week for road striping

The City of Snoqualmie announced that a road striping project could impact traffic on Snoqualmie Parkway this week. Drivers should expect lane closures starting Thursday, October 26th and is expected to be … [Read more...]

One-mile stretch of Fish Hatchery Road to close for three weeks

King County Road Services will be closing a section of SE Fish Hatchery Road - from SE 49th to 372nd Street in Fall City starting Monday, October 2, 2017. The approximate one-mile closure is anticipated to last … [Read more...]

Weather Causes Construction Delay in North Bend; Road to re-open September 29th

The City of North Bend announced that due to recent rainy weather conditions, construction on North Bend Way from Bendigo Boulevard through Ballarat Avenue is expected to continue through Friday, September … [Read more...]

Police looking for school zone violators near Timber Ridge Elementary as parents worry about safety at busy intersection

Worried about student safety, parents took to social media this week to remind residents/drivers about using caution and reducing speed around Timber Ridge Elementary School at the corner of Snoqualmie Parkway … [Read more...]

Three week closure of busy downtown North Bend intersection starts SOON; businesses need support during construction

The City of North Bend recently announced that a three-week closure of the intersection of North Bend Way and Main Ave is expected to start September 5th, lasting approximately three weeks. The closure is part … [Read more...]

North Bend traffic woes make the news: technology, I-90 construction make BIG mess for local drivers

It's been a long, traffic-filled  summer for North Bend residents, especially on weekends. Many are ready for fall. Some residents have expressed frustration, saying they feel like prisoners in their own … [Read more...]

Traffic Alert: Two lanes of I-90 to close through North Bend next two nights

The Washington State Department of Transportation has a heads up for Snoqualmie Valley drivers for the next two days. Contractor crews will be replacing the raised pavement markings on I-90 in North Bend … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Parkway to have brief closures for filming, July 24th

The City of Snoqualmie announced a traffic alert for Monday, July 24, 2017, saying there will be brief closures of Snoqualmie Parkway from Noon until 6:30PM between Fairway Ave SE to Better Way SE near the … [Read more...]

Downtown Facelift: North Bend starts big construction project, Monday, July 24th

It's a project that has been in the works for over a year now - and it's about to officially start. The City of North Bend is reminding Snoqualmie Valley residents that construction on its Downtown Plaza … [Read more...]

Sinkhole discovered on I-90 near Issaquah; lane closure, repair work causes 4-mile backup

UPDATE |  July 21st, 4:05PM WSDOT said the sinkhole has been filled and fixed, but the long backup the 4-mile backup was still there. They urged drivers to be patient as it might still take awhile for … [Read more...]

Put down the Cell Phone | Tougher Distracted Driving Law starts soon, Snoqualmie Police will be looking for violators

Governor Inslee recently signed a new, tougher cell phone law - and put it into effect a couple of years earlier than planned.  Time to put that phone down Snoqualmie Valley drivers. Starting July 23rd, 2017 … [Read more...]

Help shape the path for region’s needed transportation investments, take quick quesionnaire

Want more bus lines? Think more tolling or an increased gas tax will help improve local roads? Think we need to maintain our current infrastructure better?  There's a chance right now to weigh in on that hot … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie man hit, killed while helping woman with car trouble on I-90

tThe Washington State Patrol reported that a 47-year old Snoqualmie man was hit and killed on westbound I-90 late Tuesday night, June 20, 2017 - about one mile west of  the SR 18 interchange - after he … [Read more...]

WSP starts left lane violator emphasis, says ‘Save Camping for the wilderness, NOT the left lane’

I won't lie... since moving to the Snoqualmie Valley, it's been one of my biggest freeway driving frustrations between Issaquah and North Bend  - slow drivers in the left lane. I know the scenery is beautiful, … [Read more...]