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Thumbnail for - WSDOT Announces It's "Going Hyperbaric" in Effort to Unearth What's Blocking Bertha
Jan 15, 2014
This Washington
As the downtown tunnel boring machine remains stuck, WSDOT announces plans to send workers underground to see what's blocking "Bertha."
Thumbnail for - Inside Seattle’s Waterfront Tunnel Project
Feb 20, 2013
The largest-diameter tunnel-boring machine in the world arrives in Seattle this spring.
Thumbnail for - State Won't Fight to Keep Tunnel Referendum Off Ballot
Jun 16, 2011
City Hall The state will not appeal a King County judge's decision to put the tunnel referendum on the ballot.
Thumbnail for - Dead Tunnel Walking
Dec 16, 2010
With each passing day I'm becoming more convinced that there's no longer any need to decry the proposed deep-bore tunnel replacement for Seattle's Alaskan Way viaduct. Because the tunnel is already...
Thumbnail for - Copenhagen Just Built A Deep-Bore Tunnel
Oct 6, 2010
While many in Seattle's green urbanist community were railing against a deep-bore tunnel alternative to replace the Alaskan Way viaduct, Copenhagen, a vaunted international leader in urban...
Thumbnail for - A Little Financial Food for Thought
Sep 15, 2010
Twitter has been abuzz about an exciting bikey financial fact the past few weeks: Portland built its entire 300-mile network of bike ways for the cost of a single mile of urban freeway. It's an...
Thumbnail for - Cars And Cities
Sep 7, 2010
A common argument made in support of a deep-bore tunnel to replace Seattle's Alaskan Way viaduct is that by putting all those cars underground, we'll end up with a better pedestrian and cycling...
Thumbnail for - Extra Fizz: Ethics Commission Says It Isn't Singling Out Anti-Tunnel Group
Aug 26, 2010
City Hall
The city's ethics and elections commission director says he isn't singling out Seattle Citizens Against the Tunnel by requiring them to file public-disclosure reports at the city.
Thumbnail for - Extra Fizz: Tunnel Opponents Finally File With Ethics Commission
Aug 23, 2010
City Hall
After a delay of several weeks, Seattle Citizens Against the Tunnel (SCAT), the group that's collecting signatures for an initiative to stop the deep-bore tunnel, has finally filed its required...
Thumbnail for - PubliCola TV: Mike O'Brien Debriefs on Tunnel Vote
Aug 4, 2010
City Hall
City Council member Mike O'Brien sat down with PubliCola today to talk about why his amendments on Monday's deep-bore tunnel resolution lost, what his next steps are on the tunnel, and his...
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