Railroad companies are required to notify the commission and the governing authority of a community at least 10 days prior to taking any planned action that may have a significant impact on the community. Such actions can include disrupting the use of a crossing for track inspection, reconstruction, maintenance, or blocking a crossing. For more information, see WAC 480-62-305 - Railroad Community Notice Requirements.
UTC Physical Address Change
In 2019, the commission moved to 621 Woodland Square Loop SE, Lacey, WA 98503-1036. The commission's mailing address, PO Box 47250, Olympia, WA 98504-7250, did not change. Railroads should include the commission's new physical address in all community impact notices.
Submit a Notice
To submit a community impact notice, email: WUTC Community Notice.
Community Notices Received
The commission received the following community impact notices:
- 6th Avenue, Tacoma - June 27-30, 2022
- South 19th Street, Tacoma - June 20-23, 2022
- SR-213, Valley - June 15, 2022
- Pass Road/SR-9, Nooksack - June 2-3, 2022
- Railroad Avenue, Pasco - June 1-2, 2022
- Wellsandt Road, Ritzville - May 23, 2022
For questions or information on past community impact notices, please contact email@example.com.