Public comment period ended December 8 for proposed speed limit reductions on NE Novelty Hill Road and SE May Valley Road

In response to citizen concerns, King County is considering changing the speed limit on the following three roads in King County: • NE Novelty Hill Road from the trail crossing, which is located one-half of a mile west of Trilogy Parkway, to Eastridge Drive NE Current speed limit: 45 mph Proposed speed limit: 40 mph • NE…

KCDOT apologizes to Preston residents, partners with community to honor flag memorial wall

King County Department of Transportation leaders met with residents today at the Preston Community Center to work out a way to honor a roadside memorial the community created on county right-of-way.  The memorial consisted mostly of U.S. flags and banners mounted on a wall along Preston-Fall City Road SE. After a complaint, the county’s transportation department…

Curbs installed along Issaquah-Hobart Road SE near Poo Poo Point to enhance safety

Drivers will see something new along Issaquah-Hobart Road SE near the paragliding landing field and parking lot. King County Road Services has installed curbing along the road to prevent illegal parking which will enhance visibility for drivers passing by. Road Services maintains this stretch of Issaquah-Hobart Road SE in unincorporated King County near Issaquah –…