Topic: Transportation

Missing Mountain Road is Officially Open

Written on July 1, 2020 at 3:59 pm, by

By Louise Dus­trude A small crowd of sup­port­ers wear­ing masks and social­ly dis­tanc­ing from one anoth­er cel­e­brat­ed the open­ing of the new Miss­ing Moun­tain Road on Wednes­day at 1 pm. Sev­er­al of those who spoke point­ed out that it had tak­en some 25 years since the road was first pro­posed, by the town plan­ning com­mis­sion,  Con­tin­ue Reading

Recording of WSF Virtual Meeting

Written on July 1, 2020 at 2:02 pm, by

Thank you to every­one who par­tic­i­pat­ed in WSF’s Vir­tu­al Com­mu­ni­ty Meet­ing yes­ter­day! For those who were unable to attend, a record­ing of the meet­ing is now avail­able online on our Com­mu­ni­ty Meet­ings page. To watch the meet­ing, you’ll need to pro­vide a name and email to sign into the GotoWe­bi­nar page. For more infor­ma­tion go  Con­tin­ue Reading

WSF Virtual Community Meeting

Written on June 24, 2020 at 7:59 am, by

Due to the recent COVID-19 out­break, Wash­ing­ton State Fer­ries (WSF) is hold­ing a vir­tu­al com­mu­ni­ty meet­ing. Join us at 6 p.m. on Tues­day, June 30 for a brief pre­sen­ta­tion and Q&A ses­sion with fer­ry staff. You can reg­is­ter today by going to: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8357823696989175565. You can view all trav­el alerts at the WSF Trav­el Bul­letins page. This  Con­tin­ue Reading

Second Street Chip Sealing Starting Monday, June 22nd

Written on June 19, 2020 at 12:59 pm, by

Dri­vers and pedes­tri­ans are urged to exer­cise patience and safe­ty. San Juan Coun­ty Pub­lic Works (SJCPW) will chip seal Sec­ond Street in the Town of Fri­day Har­bor start­ing the week of June 22nd. The exact date for resur­fac­ing depends on the County’s abil­i­ty to com­plete oth­er sec­tions of road­way on San Juan Island that week.  Con­tin­ue Reading

Reservations Return on Friday

Written on June 9, 2020 at 11:49 am, by

Vehi­cle reser­va­tions for trav­el on the Anacortes/San Juan Islands and Port Townsend/Coupeville routes between June 21 and Sep­tem­ber 26 will be avail­able this Fri­day. Cus­tomers will be able to go online and save their spot on a sail­ing at 7 a.m. on June 12. Cus­tomers are encour­aged to look at the sail­ing sched­ules to plan their  Con­tin­ue Reading

Second Street Chip Sealing

Written on May 28, 2020 at 1:44 pm, by

Thurs­day, June 11, 2020 — Dri­vers and pedes­tri­ans are urged to exer­cise patience and safe­ty. San Juan Coun­ty Pub­lic Works (SJCPW) will chip seal Sec­ond Street in the Town of Fri­day Har­bor start­ing the week of June 8th. The exact date for resur­fac­ing depends on the County’s abil­i­ty to com­plete oth­er sec­tions of road­way on  Con­tin­ue Reading

Connector Road Update

Written on May 10, 2020 at 3:56 pm, by

> By Louise Dus­trude The road adjoin­ing the grav­el pit and con­nect­ing Turn Point Road near the ship­yard with Pear Point Road at the grav­el pit will get its final chip-seal­ing this com­ing week, per­haps as soon as Tues­day accord­ing to coun­ty engi­neer Col­in Hunte­mer. After that, and after any loose rocks are swept off,  Con­tin­ue Reading

Update: Second Street Repair Project

Written on April 28, 2020 at 3:05 pm, by

Repairs to Sec­ond Street are pro­gress­ing as antic­i­pat­ed. Asphalt is being laid at the inter­sec­tion of Sec­ond Street and Blair Avenue. The Con­trac­tor will begin road­work from Reed Street to the Court Street inter­sec­tions lat­er in the week. Focus will then shift south to the por­tion of Sec­ond Street between West Street and Court Street  Con­tin­ue Reading