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…

Bridges and Roads Task Force Presents Recommendations to Executive Constantine and Councilmember Lambert

The Bridges and Roads Task Force held its final meeting on January 20, wrapping up six months of research and brainstorming on solutions for maintaining and preserving unincorporated King County’s aging bridge and road system. The group approved and signed its Final Report and Recommendations and then three members – Snoqualmie Mayor Matt Larson, former…