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.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015
This Week's Holiday Closures
More holiday closures this week for area government offices. SRTC will close at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 31 and remain closed until 8 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 4. Spokane County offices will be closed Friday, Jan. 1, as will the City of Spokane Valley.
SpokaneCity Hall will close at noon on Thursday, Dec. 31 and will be closed all day Friday, Jan. 1.
Parking meters don’t have to be plugged on Friday, Jan. 1.
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.