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 - March 13-17, 2023
- 19th Street, Tacoma - March 6-10, 2023
- BNSF Crossings Marysville to Wenatchee - Nov Dec, 2022 REVISED
- NW Center Street, Chehalis - Dec 5-9, 2022
For questions or information on past community impact notices, please contact email@example.com.