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September 16, 2014 at 2:39 PM

Seattle DOT: Bike traffic tripling on Second Avenue

UPDATE 9:19 a.m: The Seattle DOT is filming an instructional video along Second Avenue this morning, and handing out about $250 in privately-funded gift certificates to drivers and cyclists “being awesome”  by obeying the traffic signals.  The certificates are for use in Second Avenue restaurants and cafes. Nonetheless, a young woman was nearly hit at 8:45 this…


Comments | More in Traffic & Transit | Topics: Scott Kubly, Second Avenue bike lane

September 3, 2014 at 1:44 PM

Seattle’s Transportation Department doing less business with women, minorities

The Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) has done less business in recent years with firms run by women and minorities, an official told the City Council this week. SDOT’s use of Women- and Minority-owned Business Enterprises (WMBE) has declined dramatically since 2009 despite an ongoing, citywide effort to reduce race and gender disparities in government. WMBEs accounted for…


Comments | More in Government | Topics: Scott Kubly, Seattle, Seattle Department of Transportation

July 2, 2014 at 4:12 PM

Murray names new city transportation chief

A former big-city transportation deputy with experience in developing transit, street cars, bike lanes and pedestrian routes is Seattle Mayor Ed Murray’s choice to lead the city transportation department. Scott Kubly, who was previously a deputy transportation director in both Washington D.C. and Chicago, will take over the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) July 28 on an interim basis…


Comments | Topics: Peter Hahn, Scott Kubly, Seattle Department of Transportation