Gov. Inslee interested in Bellingham waterfront cleanup, potential for job creation – Gov. Jay Inslee emphasized the importance of maintaining state funding for cleaning up hazardous substances during a visit to Bellingham Thursday, July 31.
Editorial: Keep oil- and coal-train safety on track – Regional public safety, massive public expense and equity in rail access are all issues with oil-train and coal-train traffic surges.
Congress provides highway funds just in time, but it’s a short-term fix – Federal funding for highway projects will continue to flow after the Senate accepted the House’s version of an $11 billion bill to replenish the Highway Trust Fund through May 2015.