FEBRUARY 10, 1997

 The Edwards Agency

Local News

Speed limit comments due

speed limits The speed limit would be raised to 60mph on portions of several state highways under a proposal announced by the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT).
   Area roads affected by the proposal include U.S. Hwy. 2 between the State Route 204 interchange and Roosevelt Road in Monroe, and State Route 522 between the Interstate 405 and State Route 9 interchanges. The changes are scheduled to go into effect in April.
   WSDOT is soliciting public comments on these proposed changes through Feb. 15. Comments on the proposed changes should be addressed to Christine Lavra, Traffic Operations, WSDOT Northwest Region, P.O. Box 330310, MS-120, Seattle, WA 98133-9710; phone (206) 440-4393; fax (206) 440-4804; e-mail christinel@wsdot.wa.gov.