Transportation

February 17, 2012 12:23 AM
ELECTRIC COMPANYCharging stations are popping up all over the city, making it easier for Seattleites to turn to green, clean electric-...
February 17, 2012 12:11 AM
With peak-hour downtown parking meter fees now as much as $4 an hour, Seattle is the sixth-most-expensive city in the nation in which to...
February 17, 2012 12:06 AM
Every month, 97 Seattle Police Department parking enforcement officers print around 45,000 citations (about 7 percent of the city’s total...
February 16, 2012 11:59 PM
It usually feels like the worst traffic spot in Seattle is the one you’re stuck in, but during peak traffic hours (6–9 a.m. and 3–6 p.m.),...
February 16, 2012 10:39 PM
Just when you thought cross-lake commuting couldn’t get any more fun, tolling on the S.R. 520 bridge went into effect. Now, crossing the...
February 16, 2012 10:13 PM
“Seattle process” aside, most of the decisions we make around here are really driven by economic imperatives that are nearly impossible to...
February 16, 2012 9:57 PM
It’s almost too good to imagine: The year is 2016, and burly guys in hardhats and blaze-orange vests have swept up the last of the dust...
December 2, 2011 8:48 PM
Tunnel visionSeattle gets split asunder by a manufactured deep-bore “debate,” which has no actual influence on the already-approved project...
October 24, 2011 7:45 PM
So, the world didn't end this morning in Seattle—but we're not out of the woods, yet, according to the DOT. Just because this morning's...
Viaduct
October 20, 2011 9:38 PM
Oh, WSDOT, you almost had me thinking you cared about my gut-gnawing, borderline obsessive worrying about the impending "Viaduct-pocolypse...
August 29, 2011 11:38 PM
Like most who live here, we’re fiercely in love with Seattle—but our love isn’t blind. Along with our singular natural vistas, thriving...
June 29, 2011 4:20 PM
Full-glory morning sunshine this morning as I drove along the top of the Viaduct, pondering Seattle's love/hate of the thing. Sure, those...
March 17, 2011 3:24 AM
We may not have jetpacks yet, but the future has arrived in the form of highway-worthy all-electric cars that will take you at least 100...