Transportation

Zeiger introduces transportation reform bills   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 8, 2013 CONTACT: Kurt Hammond, Public Information Officer – (360) 786-7794                  Rep. Hans Zeiger – (360) 786-7968                      Zeiger introduces transportation reform bills Rep. Hans Zeiger introduced two major bipartisan transportation reform bills earlier this week, one to streamline transportation permitting, the other to promote limited... Read More...
Opinion editorial by Rep. Hans Zeiger: Transportation reforms should be legislative priority   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 22, 2013 CONTACT: Kurt Hammond, Public Information Officer – (360) 786-7794                                                           Transportation reforms should be legislative priority By Rep. Hans Zeiger Besides education funding, the biggest issue the Legislature will deal with this session is that of financing our transportation system, from road maintenance... Read More...
Bill giving local jurisdictions more fuel options signed into law A bill to give local jurisdictions some flexibility in their fuel usage was signed into law by Gov. Christine Gregoire on March 29. Rep. Hans Zeiger sponsored House Bill 2545 to allow local governments and state agencies to substitute compressed natural gas (CNG), liquefied natural gas, and propane for electricity... Read More...
State transportation budget funds 31st Ave. overpass in Puyallup March 8 the Legislature passed a supplemental transportation budget that includes $1.1 million to begin work on widening the 31st Avenue SW overpass in Puyallup. Rep. Hans Zeiger, R-Puyallup, worked to secure this funding in the transportation spending plan. “South Hill desperately needs relief from traffic congestion,” said Zeiger. “The... Read More...