Because being there is what's most important, WPC's Center for Transportation researches and analyzes the best practices for relieving traffic congestion by recapturing a vision of a system based on freedom of movement.
Bob Pishue, Director, Center for Transportation, November, 2013
Lawmakers closed up their fourth session of the year without agreement on how to improve the movement of goods and people on the state’s road network. Governor Inslee may call lawmakers into another session before the end of the year to pass a transportation package. State Senate and House proposals would increase the gas tax by 10.5 to 11.5 cents per gallon, but this may be hard to sell to the public as new polling data from Washington Policy Center shows many voters aren’t impressed with how state officials are currently managing the state’s roads, highways and bridges.