Traffic Q&A HEADLINES
Theres a stretch of the entrance to southbound I-5 from Pacific Avenue in Tacoma that is in desperate need of repainting. Is there any chance WSDOT has this in its plans?
If you get in a traffic accident and you're injured, who pays for the ambulance that takes you to the hospital? Isn't that a public service paid for with taxes?
Though its a two-lane exit from northbound Interstate 5 to westbound state Route 16, the first sign drivers see indicates that only the left lane goes to state Route 16. Any way the state could modify this to be clearer for drivers?
What exactly is the difference between a traffic roundabout and a neighborhood traffic calming circle?
Why not buy a car in Oregon, where they dont have sales tax? On a $25,000 car, it would save something like $2,375.
When theres more than one lane inside a roundabout, which lane are you supposed to be in when you want to make a left turn, relative to the point where you entered?
Recently, while crossing the Narrows Bridge from Gig Harbor, I noticed that the car in front of me swerved to the shoulder on the right just as it was about to go under the electronic toll apparatus. The driver was apparently trying to avoid being charged. This cant be legal, but does it work?"
Why do the directional signs on state Route 16 state that one travels west to get to Bremerton and east to get to Tacoma?
Question: Whats the best thing to do when somebody is tailgating you? Ann, Tacoma
Pretty much everybody knows you can make a right turn on a red light if you stop first and the coast is clear. But Bill Dalton of Gig Harbor wonders, what about intersections where there are two right turn lanes controlled by lights.
Who enforces traffic regulations on private property? When you see a stop sign at, say, the Tacoma Mall, do you really have to stop?
Are there laws about blacking out windows that establish how well you have to be able to see in or out?
I was driving on Highway 16 the other day and passed a guy in the right lane who was very clearly smoking a marijuana pipe as he was driving. ... I know times have changed with our new marijuana law, but could this possibly be legal?
If youre on a street with four lanes and a school bus coming the other way stops and puts out its sign, do I have to stop?
Whats happening on Sprague Avenue where you get off on the exits from Highway 16?
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