Traffic is flowing a bit easier in Tacoma lately, just as it was in this file photo from 2014, on eastbound state Route 16 approaching Interstate 5 thanks to a temporary second merging lane. But don’t get too used to it, as backups will likely return in six months when construction will again narrow the stretch to one lane.
Traffic is flowing a bit easier in Tacoma lately, just as it was in this file photo from 2014, on eastbound state Route 16 approaching Interstate 5 thanks to a temporary second merging lane. But don’t get too used to it, as backups will likely return in six months when construction will again narrow the stretch to one lane. Drew Perine Staff file, 2014
Traffic is flowing a bit easier in Tacoma lately, just as it was in this file photo from 2014, on eastbound state Route 16 approaching Interstate 5 thanks to a temporary second merging lane. But don’t get too used to it, as backups will likely return in six months when construction will again narrow the stretch to one lane. Drew Perine Staff file, 2014

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