Milestone - May 9, 2005
Major Milestone - State of Washington Transportation Revenue Package Includes $60.23 for U.S. Highway 12
Governor Christine Gregoire signs the transportation revenue package. Included in the bill is $20 million for the U.S. Highway 12/124 Burbank Interchange, $36 million to four-lane U.S. Highway 12 from the City of Walla Walla to McDonald Road, near Lowden (Phase VI) and $4.23 million for the Myra Road extension to U.S. Highway 12. Senator Mike Hewitt is credited for making sure the U.S. Highway 12 projects were included in the transportation package.
Governor Chris Gregoire
Senator Mike Hewitt