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The House Transportation Committee has given its approval to a bill sponsored by Rep. Matt Shea that would allow citizens who lost land to condemnation by the state Department of Transportation...

Feb. 9, 2011

Measure would give owners right to buy back former properties declared surplus by Department of Transportation   The House Transportation Committee gave its approval Monday to a measure sponsored by Rep....

Feb. 9, 2010

The state Senate Transportation Committee unveiled its proposed budget for 2009-11 Wednesday. The $4.3 billion plan includes funding for 400 projects, including $38 million for Spokane's North-South Freeway. Rep. Matt Shea...

March 27, 2009

The state House passed legislation Thursday that would allow judges to release certified driving abstracts (comprehensive driving records) directly to persons who have cases pending before their courts. Current law restricts...

March 6, 2009

  State lawmakers are considering a bill that would move Spokane's North-South Freeway project to the top of the priority list for transportation funding in the “Special Category C Account.” House...

Feb. 2, 2009