June 11 Open House on I-5/JBLM Congestion Relief Study

(From the Washington State Department of Transportation)

Commuters, residents and local businesses that rely on Interstate 5 near Joint Base Lewis-McChord are invited to comment and learn more about a study on relieving congestion along the I-5 corridor during an informal open house June 11 south of DuPont.

State transportation officials will be on hand to answer questions at the event and discuss options being explored to improve traffic flow through the area. Officials representing the Washington State Department of Transportation, area metropolitan transportation planning organizations, JBLM and the Federal Highway Administration are jointly host the open house at the Eagles Pride Fort Lewis Golf Course.

No formal presentation will be provided, and attendees are welcome to come and go at their leisure during the three-hour event.


Meeting details

WHAT: Open house on relieving congestion on Interstate 5 near JBLM

WHEN: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Wednesday, June 11

WHERE: Eagles Pride Fort Lewis Golf Course, I-5 at Mounts Road, Exit 116

WHAT ELSE: A free shuttle service will operate from the open house and the two below locations from 3:45 – 5:40 p.m.

  • Lakewood Transit Center, 5719 Lakewood Towne Center Blvd. SW, Lakewood
  • Lacey Transit Center, 610 Golf Club Place, Lacey

Accommodation requests for people with disabilities can be made by contacting the WSDOT Diversity/ADA Affairs team at or by calling toll-free, 855-362-4ADA (4232). Persons who are deaf or hard of hearing may make a request by calling the Washington State Relay at 711.

Click here to visit the state's Interstate 5-JBLM Vicinity Congestion Relief Study webpage .