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KOMO

01:47 min | 2 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"Opening festivities tomorrow before and after husky basketball crews are putting the final touches on the new highway ninety nine tunnel under now downtown Seattle. So you can drive it starting Monday morning. Dave sours with the State Department of transportation says there's one piece that will open Saturday after the celebration. The new intersection at south Dearborn and Alaskan way Alaskan way would be open, but the southbound on ramp will not be open until Sunday. And of course, the northbound ramp to Dearborn will not be open. But that east west from I two Dearborn overdue Alaskan way that will help as our still won't give the exact time. The tunnel will open just said it'll be opened by five AM Monday. The next thing to close the battery street tunnel that happens ten o'clock tonight. Eighteen year old is now accused of a deadly hit and run last month in spanaway aerial Vasquez. Lopez was hit and killed while he was walking along one fifty second street, east January fifteenth the Pierce county sheriff's department says they had had nine one one been called right away. His life could have been saved today. Investigators say they arrested the suspected driver at his parents home in south hill at the home. They found a white Toyota Camry that was missing a side view mirror. Similar mirror was found the scene of the accident. The trooper Rams a truck thief during on the on the wrong side of the highway today, the driver pled guilty in Pierce county courtroom. Komo's Keith Eldridge reports that happened four months ago, but it's still fresh in the memory of trooper Bryce Schramm. A stolen truck was coming the wrong way on state route sixteen trying to get away from Lakewood police to Schramm said that he knew we had to take action before the driver killed someone. So he aimed his patrol car, right? At the truck driver. Tried to swerve. But the trooper kept on him collided spun around and got him to stop.

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KOMO

01:33 min | 2 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"Ninety nine tunnel under Seattle, but state transportation. Officials are still hesitant to pin down Monday morning as the definite opening date. DOT's? Dave sours reminds you it'll be at least an extra week before the northbound ramp south Dearborn. We'll open we've always advertisers about seven to ten days longer than that. We're really trying hard to make it happen. By February eleventh. That's what the crews are working towards that. Also means you'll either have to continue to exit northbound ninety nine by the time. You get Spokane street or you'll have to take the tunnel until the ramp is ready. Komo news time four thirty four. Marina with our KOMO AAA traffic, you know, that sun comes out, and it turns into a heavy commute in many areas. We've had some struggles all afternoon long southbound I five from Northgate through downtown Seattle. Southbound four zero five on the east side is bumper to bumper from five twenty down a coal creek Parkway westbound five twentieth. Slow from one hundred fourth avenue northeast across the bridge over to montlake. We have it tough in the Everett area. Northbound I five from the Boeing freeway past highway two it's going to be difficult towards marine view. Drive. Southbound I five really tough from highway eighteen down through the five curve. In fact, that remains slow to the port of Tacoma road. Northbound I five is tough in downtown Tacoma or through city center. Southbound one six seven is a pretty difficult as well from about fifteen th street southwest down past three seventy six this look at traffic is brought to you by Papa Murphy's. It's Tuesday so grab any large pizza from Papa Murphy's for only twelve dollars at Papa Murphy's. It's easy. They make it you bake it. Go ahead and bake it up a notch tonight. You're next KOMO traffic at.

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KOMO

02:17 min | 2 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"Continue their work around the clock to get highway ninety nine connected to the new tunnel by Monday morning today. Hope komo's Ryan Harris tells us state transportation officials are still hedging their bets wash dots tunnel project manager, Dave sours acknowledges that you'll probably be a little confused about the new routes in and out of the tunnel until you get used to it and even before its open. They've looked at the possibility the northbound ramp to Republican at the north end of the tunnel. Could get backed up we're going to be working closely with S dot on the signal timing of that intersection at Republican and Dexter. That's very key to keeping the traffic moving through the tunnel. We certainly are trying to avoid backups into the tunnel as for whether it'll open as hoped this Monday. I think we're going to be able to be a little more confident in the morning of the fourth probably another day or two but not quite yet. Of course, KOMO news. Will update you as soon as we know in Seattle. Ryan Harris, KOMO news. Keep in mind. The DOT wants you to watch the videos on how to drive through and around the tunnel. We have those in the viaduct survival guide at our website, komonews dot com. Neighbors in Fremont say their voices aren't being heard in the fight against homelessness in Seattle. And they want the city to clear out the tents near the troll bridge once and for all and finished plans for a park on both sides of the bridge years ago. Neighbors formed friends of the trolls knoll insecure to grant to put in a park in a community garden on the northwest side of the troll bridge. But on the other side, the homeless have taken over their trash and drug needles left for the locals to clean up. Kaley bender with friends at the trolls Knowles says staff at the adjacent daycare have to clean it up every day. They can't wait for the city to can't wait twenty four hours for the city to pick up the needles because there are children they're preschoolers to come in play trash it. It just continues to grow bender is frustrated. She says city officials, namely council members don't seem to be willing to address the real problem. They will almost kind of tell you. Oh, you can't have a parking for you saw homelessness for the world is. But it seems like and and that's really frustrating to here's vendors spent months coming up against roadblocks to completing the park on the other side of the bridge, but determined she says not to give up I'm living it every single day because it's it's in my front yard. Carleen johnson. Komo news coming up on KOMO anti drone technology at the Super Bowl. I'm Corwin Hake with a local companies experiment..

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KOMO

01:39 min | 2 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"We are seeing some more congestion on certain corridors like eastbound. Anyway, he's not only are there. More drivers on downtown streets trying to get to the freeway, but on any given weeknight even after six o'clock it may take longer to reach. I five noticed that the those peaks have spread out. We have seen that in the morning, the west Seattle bridge back earlier, and then it won't clear up to later. Call says, this may be the new normal at least until after the tunnel opens and drivers get used to accessing that Romero. Komo news kind of moved along pretty quick to think about this coming Monday. It'll be one week to go for that tunnel to open and how about. The progress contractors are doing a couple of big concrete pours, including says state transportation department tunnel project manager, Dave sours paving for the southbound offramp to Royal Brome and for the south embankment the Dearborn off ramp and that poor is our last major poor in terms of roadway surfaces. Our says they're still looking at seven to ten days after the tunnel opens to finish the northbound Dearborn offramp. It was the usual Friday light for the day. Fourteen morning drive. But Jeff Sweitzer with King County. Metro transit says they had a couple of trains that blocked buses for an hour affected writers on routes when thirteen when twenty one twenty two and one twenty three and so we're moving towards rerouting some of those buses on a regular basis to avoid the kind of train related delays that we've been seeing otherwise Sweitzer says the buses have been able to get through traffic relatively smoothly. Ryan Harris, KOMO news with the news of the partial government shutdown ending at least temporarily local government employees are ready to get back to work after missing their second straight payday. Komo's.

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KOMO

01:39 min | 2 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"We are seeing some more congestion on certain corridors like eastbound. Anyway, eastbound Mercer street, not only are there. More drivers on downtown streets trying to get to the freeway, but on any given weeknight even after six o'clock it may take longer to reach. I five noticed that the those peaks have spread out. We have seen that in the morning. The west Seattle bridge will back earlier, and then it won't clear up to later. Call says, this may be the new normal at least until after the new tunnel opens and drivers get used to accessing that sue Romero. Komo news. Kind of moved along pretty quick to think about this coming Monday. It'll be one week to go for that tunnel to open. And how about the progress contractors are doing a couple of big concrete pours, including says state transportation department tunnel project manager, Dave sours paving for the southbound offramp to Royal Brome and for the south embankment choosy Dearborn off ramp. And that is our last major poor in terms of roadway surfaces. Sour says, they're still looking at seven to ten days after the tunnel opens to finish the northbound Dearborn offramp. It was the usual Friday light for the day. Fourteen morning drive. But Jeff Sweitzer with King County. Metro transit says they had a couple of trains that blocked buses for an hour at affected writers on route thirteen when twenty one twenty two and one twenty three and so we're moving towards rerouting some of those buses on a regular basis to avoid the kind of train related delays that we've been seeing otherwise Sweitzer says the buses have been able to get through traffic relatively smoothly. Ryan Harris, KOMO news with the news of the park. Government shutdown ending at least temporarily local government employees are ready to get back to work after missing their second straight payday. Komo's.

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KOMO

01:36 min | 2 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"Charlie Harger, KOMO news. Traffic has continued to move smoothly for the most part is we whether the three week highway ninety nine closure and part of the thanks goes to Seattle police which have had officers out there directing. Traffic and making sure you're on your best behavior. Police sergeant Sean Whitcomb says even if they catch you in a bus only lane or blocking an intersection then won't always pull you over. We don't want to block any of our precious lanes of traffic for violations motor vehicle collisions or anything. We want. Those lanes of traffic to keep flowing would come says traffic cameras could come to some of the busiest places where they see the most violators. But for now police officers are out there to watch you the progress continues as crews work to connect highway ninety nine with a new tunnel under Seattle. Komo's Ryan Harris has an update contractors are doing a couple of big concrete pours, including says state transportation department tunnel project manager, Dave sours paving for the southbound offramp to Royal Brome and for the south embankment to the Dearborn off ramp. And that poor is our last major poor in terms of roadway surfaces. Our says they're still looking at seven to ten days after the tunnel opens to finish the northbound Dearborn offramp. It was the usual Friday light for the day. Fourteen morning drive. But Jeff Sweitzer with King County. Metro transit says they had a couple of trains that blocked buses for an hour affected writers on route thirteen when twenty one twenty two twenty three and so we're moving towards rerouting some of those buses on a regular basis to avoid the kind of train related delays that we've been seeing otherwise Sweitzer says the buses have been able to get through traffic relatively.

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KOMO

01:42 min | 2 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"Ninety nine closure. One important part has been Seattle police, whether it's directing traffic through known choke points or making sure you don't block the box. Police sergeant Sean Whitcomb says if they do catch you making traffic worse by blocking an intersection you wanna make sure we're pulling them over in a place. That's smart. That's not going to create its on separate traffic spectacle. But still ensure that that motorists who committed the violation is where would come says sometimes just making you aware they're there to watch. A busy intersection or bus only lane is enough to get you to follow the rules. Two weeks down in one week of the highway ninety nine closure through Seattle to go. Komo's Ryan Harris tells us much the heavy final works about to wrap up of why the State Department of transportation needed to close ninety nine for three weeks was the time it takes concrete poured for roads and barriers to cure tunnel project manager, Dave sour says those big pores are about done and crew. Crews have worked on road striping that can't be done in the rain is coming from green lake for example, would have seen all new striping at the north portal. And there'll be more of that this weekend in early into next weekend getting that much closer to opening the tunnel. And speaking of the tunnel opening their roughly one hundred thousand people signed up to go sixty six thousand for the big party next Saturday, plus those in the run and bike ride. So wash dot Steve peer says people will have to pack their patients, and they should come using public transportation. There's no parking available combo tunnel and viaduct walk tickets are sold out, but you can still get them individually for those slots later that Saturday afternoon, Ryan Harris, KOMO news. A death investigations underway near mount Saint Helens after a body was found. The body was found yesterday on a forest road in a Gifford Pinchot national forest about six miles east of the.

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KOMO

01:45 min | 2 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"Up, Charlie Harger, KOMO news. Traffic has continued to move smoothly for the most part is we whether the three week highway ninety nine close Roxette problem David was caused by a bus that was on I five with a fire there shut down part of the northbound lanes. But that's over now part of the thanks to the smooth week. We've ad goes to Seattle police which has had officers out there directing traffic, making sure you're on your best behavior. Police sergeant Sean Wickham says even if they catch you in. In a bus only lane or blocking an intersection, then what always pull you over? We don't want to block any of our precious lanes of traffic for violations motor vehicle collisions or anything. We want. Those lanes of traffic to keep flowing would come says traffic cameras could come to some of the busiest places where they see the most violators. But for now police officers are out there to watch you the progress continues as crews work to connect highway ninety nine with the new tunnel under Seattle. Komo's Ryan Harris has the update contractors are doing a couple of big concrete pours, including says state transportation department tunnel project manager, Dave sours paving for the southbound offramp to Royal Brome and for the south embankment choosy Dearborn off ramp and that poor is our last major poor in terms of roadway surfaces. Sour says, they're still looking at seven to ten days after the tunnel opens to finish the northbound Dearborn offramp. It was the usual Friday light for the day. Fourteen morning drive. But Jeff Sweitzer with King County metro transit says they had a couple of trains. It blocked buses for an hour at affected writers on route thirteen when twenty one twenty two twenty three and so we're moving towards rerouting some of those buses on a regular basis to avoid the kind of train related delays that we've been seeing otherwise Sweitzer says the buses have been able to get through traffic relatively.

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KOMO

01:42 min | 2 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"Ninety nine closure through Seattle to go. Komo's Ryan Harris tells us much of the heavy final work is about to wrap up part of why the State Department of transportation needed to close ninety nine for three weeks was the time it takes concrete poured for roads and barriers to cure tunnel project manager, Dave sour says those big pores are about done and crews have worked on road striping that can't be done in the rain is coming from green lake for example, would have seen all new striping at the north portal. And there'll be more of that this weekend in early into next weekend getting that much closer to opening tunnel. And speaking of the tunnel opening their roughly one hundred thousand people signed up to go sixty six thousand for the big party next Saturday, plus those in the run and bike ride so wash dot Steve. Pierre says pack their patients, and they should come using public transportation. There's no parking available combo tunnel and viaduct walk tickets are sold out, but you can still get them individually for those slots later that Saturday afternoon, Ryan Harris, KOMO news. Well, it's been a rough commute on I five through Seattle a bus carrying college athletes catching fire it happened on northbound five near the Spokane street exit the bus carrying the Stanford track and field team. Release members of that team including MacKenzie little who appeared in an Instagram video on the NC double a track and field feed. Tell. Exploited. So far. It's not clear. What exactly started this fire some speculation? It may have been a tire. Komo news time six four AAA traffic every ten minutes on the four SU Romero we know that the impact of that kind of an incident on the highway.

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KOMO

01:44 min | 2 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"Ninety nine with a new tunnel. Under Seattle comes Ryan Harris has the update contractors are doing a couple of big concrete pours, including says state transportation department tunnel project manager, Dave sours paving for the southbound offramp to Royal Brome and for the south embankment, Tuesday, the Dearborn off ramp and that poor is our last major. In terms of roadway surfaces. Our says they're still looking at seven to ten days after the tunnel opens to finish the northbound Dearborn offramp. It was the usual Friday light for the day. Fourteen morning. Dr Jeff Sweitzer with King County. Metro transit says they had a couple of trains that blocked buses for an hour affected writers on route thirteen when twenty one twenty two and one twenty three and so we're moving towards rerouting some of those buses on a regular basis to avoid the kind of train related delays that we've been seeing otherwise Sweitzer says the buses have been able to get through traffic relatively smoothly. Ryan harris. Komo news. Just ahead of our AAA traffic. We're learning a little bit more about the bus fire that happened in Seattle on I five that's really done a number on our evening commute. Komo's Jeff Pohjola joins us. Well, this was a charter bus carrying the track team for Stanford University up to the university of Washington, we don't know what caused this fiery was on interstate five just south of downtown. It looks like things are under control. Now. Here's dave. Showers with the department of transportation. Fortunately, nobody was hurt. The the structure was not significantly damaged certainly somebody. You know, somebody had a bad day driving a bus, and again, we're still trying to learn the cause of this fire. It's under investigation. We do not know as of yet. But again, fortunately, no one was hurt. And it looks like things are under control. They're still a bit of traffic.

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KOMO

03:18 min | 2 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"Ninety nine with a new tunnel under Seattle, we get the latest from komo's Ryan Harris contractors doing a couple of big concrete pours, including says state transportation department tunnel project manager, Dave sours paving for the southbound offramp to Royal Brome and for the south embankment to the Dearborn off ramp. And that poor is. Our last major poor in terms of roadway surfaces. Sour says, they're still looking at seven to ten days after the tunnel opens to finish the northbound Dearborn offramp. It was the usual Friday light for the day. Fourteen morning dry, but Jeff Sweitzer with King County. Metro transit says they had a couple of trains that blocked buses for an hour affected writers on route one thirteen when twenty one twenty two in one twenty three and so we're moving towards rerouting some of those buses on a regular basis to avoid the kind of train related delays that we've been seeing otherwise Sweitzer says the buses have been able to get through traffic relatively smoothly. Ryan Harris, KOMO news now in this second week of the viaduct closure. The freeway backups had not been until today. All that bad is some projected. Of course, we do have a bus fire that's closed down. Northbound I five through the city of Seattle, but drivers on city streets are definitely feeling. The squeeze no matter. What's happening? Tim McCall is with the Seattle department of transportation. He supervisors their transportation operation center and the two hundred traffic cameras they have Steve. That you know with I five being the the big throughput through the city. There are a lot of folks that are trying to use routes like Mercer street. He says they're seeing longer backups on streets like Danny east, marginal way and Spokane street, even when I five isn't backed up which again it is right now. Because of the northbound closure drivers downtown usually take the viaduct are finding different ways home. The call says congestion on city streets starts earlier in the morning and lasts longer into the evening. Coming up after traffic and weather. Komo's ma'am market vitual. Join us about an overnight homeless count in the millions of dollars. That'll be impacted by that right now at three o four your AAA traffic every ten minutes on the fours and sue we have this just terrible situation. Northbound five at Spokane street that has the freeway blocked. That's right. And we have a traffic alert going because of it once again, the bus fire north five kind of under the west Seattle freeway has all lanes blocked traffic right now looks like it's still being diverted off to the Colombian way exit or you can go west. On the west Seattle freeway, but those exits are backed up, and if you are in the backup northbound and I five that starts right around mid Boeing field. If you're still travelling north from the south end, I would definitely take four zero five heading north. If you haven't passed the airport yet, but I am seeing backups now on northbound four zero five as well right off at the I five merchant Southcenter. It's pretty heavy up to the maple valley highway. But at least all those lanes are open southbound drivers through Seattle can see the bus fire in the northbound lanes. So southbound is just parking lot from Northgate. And I mean, bumper to bumper all the way down to the west Seattle bridge, the accident in Everett southbound I five approaching the Boeing freeway has cleared, but that's going to be so from forty I if you're traveling north through Everett that does slow from the Boeing freeway up towards state route five to eight in Marysville traffic brought to you by Papa Murphy's. Papa Murphy's makes dining in easy. They make it you bake it bake it up a notch with an artist and chicken bacon. Artichoke pizza for only eleven dollars. You're next. Komo traffic at three fourteen..

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KOMO

02:16 min | 2 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"Permanent solutions. Brian calvert. Komo news. A serious crash caused some delays in Sumner. This morning bud backers with east Pierce fire and rescue box truck t-boned, a semi truck at the intersection of traffic and Thompson, a transit bus was also involved in the crash. Eight to ten people were hurt. The injuries were minor though. In addition to the crash crews were also dealing with a diesel spill there's no word yet on what caused that accident. The progress continues as crews work to connect highway ninety nine with the new tunnel under Seattle. Komo's Ryan Harris. With an update contractors are doing a couple of big concrete pours, including says state transportation department. Tunnel project manager, Dave sours paving for the southbound offramp to Royal Brome and for the south embankment choosy Dearborn off ramp and that poor is our last major poor in terms of roadway surfaces. Our says they're still looking at seven to ten days after the tunnel opens to finish the northbound Dearborn offramp. It was the usual Friday light for the day. Fourteen morning drive. But Jeff Sweitzer with King County. Metro transit says they had a couple of trains that blocked buses for an hour affected writers on route thirteen when twenty one twenty two and one twenty three and so we're moving towards rerouting some of those buses on a regular basis to avoid the kind of train related delays that we've been seeing otherwise Sweitzer says the buses have been able to get through traffic relatively smoothly. Ryan harris. Komo news still to come altered de-certification disregard of evidence by the chief. Emmy in Pierce county has become increasingly alarmed Carleen Johnson, the whistleblower complaints. But I did one year. Komo AAA traffic every ten minutes on the fours of problem in the U district. Marina rockinger. Oh, yes. So southbound I five there is a collision. In fact, it's just south of the approaching their ship canal bridge in the right lane. This is causing bumper to bumper traffic from Northgate to that scene. When you break free from that though getting into Seattle isn't bad at on through downtown. We do have a problem northbound as well on the ramp from Colombian way, the west Seattle bridge northbound I five a stalled vehicle is partially blocking the ramp from Colombian way to northbound I five this like a traffic is brought to you by discover get your free credit score card with your FICO credit score. Even if you're not a customer learn more at discover dot com slash credit scorecard. Limitations apply. Your next KOMO traffic at.

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KOMO

02:35 min | 3 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"Until early February. And actually the viaduct itself will remain closed permanently. But highway ninety nine will be closed until early February wash dots Francis Federica says drivers have been doing well, so far the first week has basically been what we've expected we've seen commutes starting earlier lasting longer. Most slowdowns have been northbound travelers from the south heading up north into the city of Seattle. And then some side street says, well, she says it's important for you to stay vigilant and not slip back into old routines during the shutdown which aiming for February fourth open that tunnel. But weather could slow it down. Now, the delay between the. Doc closure in the new tunnel. Opening might have stretched on for months if not for a material called geo foam engineers are using the lightweight synthetic material instead of fill dirt to support the tunnels on and off ramps. Dave sours who's running the project for the DOT says the ramps will be ready to go much sooner thanks to the geo phone. This closure would've lasted probably about six months. Three weeks. The weather could be the big hangup. If it delays construction at all, but that weather would have to be pretty extreme and not to reach that February fourth deadline. When the new highway ninety nine tunnel. Finally opens a pleasant surprise awaits you. If you choose not to take it. More from komo's Corwin Hake. Drivers heading northbound on ninety nine we'll get one last chance to leave the highway before the tunnel. Northbound inference it's the flyover ramp that should quickly become known as the Dearborn exit. You'll be able to get off here. If you're trying to get into pioneer square or the or the business district David sours with the state DOT does not do it Justice. The ramp is remarkable in part due to certain construction elements, but mostly for the average driver due to the view lend it opens next month, the Dearborn exit will afford drivers a stunning view of the Seattle skyline. The sort of you viaduct fans are now morning. So this is a really important bridge for people that work and live downtown. And for those who appreciate the beauty of the downtown cityscape in pioneer square. Corwin hake. Komo news. Komo news time now eight thirty four means it's time for. Komo AAA traffic. We bring it to you. Every ten minutes on the fours. Here's Tampa Fulton crash in Arlington northbound five just after highway five twenty blocking the right lane that back up for about a mile purchasing there and can't the earlier crash with her blocking the ramp from south seventh street northbound five we one sixty seven seven cleared and watch for crash in gig harbor westbound highway sixteen stone, Dr blocking the left lane are next. Komo traffic at.

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KOMO

01:35 min | 3 years ago

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"I five at Northgate was kind of a test of how things might go. When something blocked a major road, even though it was in the opposite direction wash dots. Lisa van sice says that took a big response to clear out mind. This was in the northbound direction at Northgate. This didn't happen downtown. We saw that backup though, grow to five miles very quickly. If this had happened in the other direction closer to the morning commute. We'd be talking about a bigger story here. King County metro has been busy with the west Seattle bridge. And other pinch point and his people heed the warning to take transit with a more than two hundred fifty percent increase in water taxi passenger numbers. But a promise that there's still plenty of room on the boats from west Seattle metros. Jeff Schweitzer says the twenty buses on standby took nearly five dozen trips. Monday, fifty five trips carried approximately fifteen hundred passengers those were on routes included a few line, the Eline one twenty other keys commuter routes, where we're seeing delays are overloads Sweitzer says they also took nineteen standby trips the morning of day two and saw delays of between ten and thirty minutes wash dots. Dave sour says, they're ahead on some pieces of the construction to connect highway ninety nine to the tunnel and on time with others, but don't plan on driving the tunnel early. We can build all that embankment we can build all those walls and all that. But at the end of the day, we the poor a roadway on top of that. And then that has to cure, and then it has to be striped. So there's certain things that just takes time. And while we might be a little bit ahead on an individual item or two. It doesn't necessarily mean that we're projecting to finish the overall pizza worker early. The message from all the transportation agencies is please keep doing what you're doing. Because traffic will.

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KOMO

01:58 min | 3 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"Down stops. For drivers engineers are now working on re-timing some lights in really tough bottlenecks spas to try and keep traffic moving a tip. If traffic does back up one idea from experts is to switch to the roads that are most commonly used by the buses because some engineers are telling us those roads are their top priority. Doc only stole KOMO news. State engineers have long insisted that the new highway ninety nine tunnel will be seismically sound. And now, they're even saying that the highway ninety nine tunnel will be the safest place to be during an after an earthquake Dave sours with the state transportation department says tunnels are safe during earthquakes because they move with the seismic waves instead of against them. The new claim says the waterfront tunnel would stand up to a nine point zero magnitude quake the same size as the big one expected to hit off the Washington coast at some future date university of Washington, Tacoma students who were couch surfing or crashing with friends. Now have a chance to get their own place. The brand new coz on market street across from campus has fifty to low income units and twenty six of those are specifically for homeless students or those considered housing insecure. Aiden Espino a juniors with the associated students of university of Washington Tacoma provide these sort of incentive for for students who are homeless or housing to. Come to us and say, hey, you know, we can use help knowing that there is that resource available knowing that there are people out there that are eager to help them says they can help students pay moving and application fees. He says he's affordable apartments or thanks to their partnerships with. It's a comma housing authority and Co's development. Dozens of deputies stood in the cold on Tuesday to honor one of their own. Komo's Charlie Harker was there for a ceremony remembering Pierce county deputy Daniel McCartney the sheriff's department firing range in ROY has been renamed in his honor with McCartney's widow and three young boys. Looking on sheriff Paul pet stores spoke this effort confirms that.

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01:34 min | 3 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"Ninety nine tunnel will be seismically sound now. They're making this surprising. Claim tunnel will be the safest place to be in Seattle during. After a big earthquake Dave sours with state transportation department, who's leading the tunnel project says in general tunnels are safe during an earthquake because they move with the seismic waves instead of against them that new claim says the waterfront tunnel would stand up to a nine point zero magnitude quake. That's what's expected off the Washington coast at some point in the future. Remember the last can way viaduct shuts down ten o'clock this Friday night for good, and we'll be without that stretch of highway ninety nine through downtown Seattle for at least three weeks while they shifted into the tunnel. So remember, KOMO news. We'll be with you during via doom. We'll bring you traffic every ten minutes on the fours. Plus extra alerts as needed and all the information you need. A course lots of tools available at KOMO news dot com slash survived ninety nine that's the viaduct survival guide. It's now eleven thirty four time to bring you that KOMO AAA traffic, and we say Hello once again to Jay Phillips, Lou north. Mound. I five zero five sixteen in Des Moines two right lanes at once again closed for roadwork up to south one eighty eighth and seatac to love five AM and heads up some roadwork going on on four zero five again this time in the northbound direction. Traffic will be directed on four zero five northbound through the collector distributor lane between two and four AM didn't really cause any backups last night. So shouldn't be too much of a problem. All mainline lanes of.

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"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

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02:27 min | 3 years ago

"dave sours" Discussed on KOMO

"Is in the ground and surrounded by the ground. So on the ground moves tunnel moves with the ground so tunnels are inherently safe in an earthquake. Aac that brings us to this new tunnel. The tunnel is designed for nine point zero earthquake Davis hours with the state DOT. He's describing what some have called the big one the cascade subduction zone quake, do you know any day now or a hundred years from now the tunnel will be the safest place to be in Seattle during and after big earthquake. Corwin Hake, KOMO news. And remember the viaduct closes at ten pm this Friday forever to make the shift of highway ninety nine into the tunnel. That's expected to take three weeks. Dave sours with DOT told me directly the other day. It could take a little longer. If weather comes in slows down their construction progress. But it's expected again to open that new tunnel on February fourth. But in the meantime, we have three weeks of I'll just call it traffic heck ahead. And of course, KOMO news will be your source for up to the minute conditions. Traffic every ten minutes on the fours and any additional. Updates as needed. We also KOMO news dot com have the viaduct survival guide you can find that at KOMO news dot com slash survived. Ninety nine has all the tools, you'll need to help you get through it. Now. Lawmakers in Olympia will consider blocking the city of Seattle from tolling downtown roads. Democratic state Senator Tim Sheldon is introduced a Bill that bans local tolling of roadways state and toll roads new ones that they build, but the public is generally extremely opposed to tolling existing broach. They've already paid for them. Once the city of Seattle is considering congestion pricing in downtown is a way to encourage the use of mass transit, no response from the mayor's office when asked for a comment. Komo news time now ten thirty four. Komo AAA traffic will bring it to you every ten minutes on the fours. Let's check your drive again with Jay Phillips that. We just cleared on southbound I five in federal wages, south of two seventy second. Just a few moments ago. We had a collision blocking two lanes that's wide open. Now traffic moving well again at in shoreline. Westbound five to three at first avenue. A collision in the right lane has been removed from the roadway, and we did clear in port orchard highway one six six at Jackson avenue stall blocking both directions has been removed from the roadway all lanes open.

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