Want to know what transportation projects are proposed for Spokane County, what your alternatives are to driving alone, and how to find out about local road closures or backups caused by accidents and other incidents? This blog is designed to educate the public on all transportation-related issues in Spokane County.
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Ford Recalls Almost 600,000 Vehicles
According to Boise Weekly, the Ford Motor Co. is recalling more than 591,000 vehicles in North America for four separate problems, including possible broken bolts that could make steering difficult. Here are the vehicles being recalled:
2013- 2015 Ford Fusions
2013- 2015 Lincoln MKZ sedans
2015 Ford Edge crossovers
2014 Transit Connect vehicles
Contact your local Ford dealer if you have one of these vehicles.
SRTC is the federally designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for Spokane County. Urbanized areas with populations exceeding 50,000 people are required to have an MPO. SRTC was formed to address the county's transportation planning needs. It provides coordination in planning between the public, cities, small towns, the county, the state, transit providers, and tribes.
SRTC offers services including transportation monitoring, transportation modeling, census information analysis, travel demand forecasting, historical traffic count analysis, geographic information systems, and trip generation rates.