I-90 http://kplu.org en Tolls on I-90 – probably just a matter of time http://kplu.org/post/tolls-i-90-%E2%80%93-probably-just-matter-time <p>Many drivers seem to be avoiding the new tolls on the 520 bridge by taking I-90 instead. That&rsquo;s not unexpected.</p><p>But don&rsquo;t get used to calling the other bridge across the lake &ldquo;The Freeway.&rdquo; Secretary of Transportation Paula Hammond says she wants tolls on both floating bridges.</p><p> Wed, 04 Jan 2012 03:19:27 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 3590 at http://kplu.org Tolls on I-90 – probably just a matter of time Avalanche, heavy snow close I-90 across Snoqualmie Pass for hours http://kplu.org/post/avalanche-heavy-snow-close-i-90-across-snoqualmie-pass-hours <p><i>Updated 9: 21 </i><i>p.m</i><i>.</i></p><p>Avalanche danger, heavy snowfall and spun-out vehicles have kept Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass closed for hours as a winter storm buffets the Washington Cascades. Eastbound lanes reopened late this afternoon, and westbound lanes later Monday evening.</p><p><a href="http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/News/2011/02/28_cascades_heavy_snow.htm">Transportation officials closed the pass</a>&nbsp;late Monday morning due to eight inches of snow that had fallen since 6 a.m., plus poor visibility and spinouts.</p> Tue, 01 Mar 2011 02:09:52 +0000 The Associated Press & KPLU News Staff 897 at http://kplu.org Avalanche, heavy snow close I-90 across Snoqualmie Pass for hours