154 relations: American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, American Automobile Association, Amtrak, Annual average daily traffic, Arch bridge, Badger Mountain (Benton County, Washington), Bend, Oregon, Benton City, Washington, Benton County, Washington, BNSF Railway, Boardman, Oregon, Boise, Idaho, Buena, Washington, California, Cantilever, Cascade Range, Colfax, Washington, Columbia River, Columbia River Gorge, Concurrency (road), Confluence, Deseret News, Diamond interchange, Eastern Oregon, Eastern Washington, Ellensburg, Washington, Empire Builder, Federal Highway Administration, Finley, Washington, Franklin, Tennessee, Fred G. Redmon Bridge, Grandview, Washington, Granger, Washington, Gravel road, Hermiston, Oregon, HistoryLink, Hops, Horse Heaven Hills, Idaho State Journal, Inland Northwest, Interchange (road), Interstate 182, Interstate 84 (Oregon–Utah), Interstate 84 in Oregon, Interstate 90 in Washington, Interstate Highway System, Kennewick, Washington, Kittitas County, Washington, Laurier, Washington, Library of Congress, ..., List of auxiliary Interstate Highways, List of named state highways in Oregon, List of Primary State Highways in Washington, List of state routes in Washington, List of suffixed Interstate Highways, Mabton, Washington, Madras, Oregon, Manastash Ridge, McNary Dam, Median strip, Naches Pass, Naches River, National Highway System (United States), Novelty architecture, Olympia, Washington, Oregon, Oregon Department of Transportation, Oregon State Library, Outlook, Washington, Pacific Northwest, Partial cloverleaf interchange, Pasco, Washington, Pendleton, Oregon, Plymouth, Washington, Portland, Oregon, Prineville, Oregon, Prosser, Washington, Rand McNally, Rattlesnake Hills, Rattlesnake Hills AVA, Richland, Washington, Roadside attraction, Saint Paul, Minnesota, Salt Lake City, Scenic route, Sea level, Seattle, Segmental bridge, Selah, Washington, Snoqualmie Pass, Spokane, Washington, State highways in Oregon, Sterling Publishing, Sunnyside, Washington, Tacoma, Washington, Tasting room, Teapot Dome Service Station, Terrace Heights, Washington, The Seattle Times, Thrall, Washington, Toppenish, Washington, Trail, Tri-Cities metropolitan area, Tri-Cities, Washington, Truss bridge, U.S. Route 12 in Washington, U.S. Route 30 in Oregon, U.S. Route 395, U.S. Route 395 in Washington, U.S. Route 410, U.S. Route 730, U.S. Route 97 in Washington, Umatilla Bridge, Umatilla Chemical Depot, Umatilla County, Oregon, Umatilla River, Umatilla, Oregon, Umtanum Ridge Water Gap, Union Gap, Washington, United Press International, United States, United States Department of Transportation, United States Geological Survey, Utah Department of Transportation, Vancouver, Washington, Vernita Bridge, Wallula, Washington, Wapato, Washington, Washington (state), Washington State Department of Transportation, Washington State Legislature, Washington State Route 14, Washington State Route 168, Washington State Route 22, Washington State Route 223, Washington State Route 224, Washington State Route 225, Washington State Route 24, Washington State Route 241, Washington State Route 397, Washington State Route 821, Washington State Route 823, West Richland, Washington, White Pass (Washington), Wine, Yakama Indian Reservation, Yakima County, Washington, Yakima Herald-Republic, Yakima Ridge, Yakima River, Yakima Training Center, Yakima Valley AVA, Yakima, Washington, Zillah, Washington. Expand index (104 more) » « Shrink index
The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) is a standards setting body which publishes specifications, test protocols and guidelines which are used in highway design and construction throughout the United States.
The American Automobile Association (AAA – pronounced "Triple A") is a federation of motor clubs throughout North America.
The National Railroad Passenger Corporation, doing business as Amtrak, is a passenger railroad service that provides medium- and long-distance intercity service in the contiguous United States and to three Canadian cities.
Annual average daily traffic, abbreviated AADT, is a measure used primarily in transportation planning and transportation engineering.
An arch bridge is a bridge with abutments at each end shaped as a curved arch.
Badger Mountain is a small mountain in Richland, Washington.
Bend is a city in, and the county seat of, Deschutes County, Oregon, United States.
Benton City is a city in Benton County, Washington, United States.
Benton County is a county in the south-central portion of the U.S. state of Washington.
The BNSF Railway Company is the largest freight railroad network in North America, followed by the Union Pacific Railroad (UP) in second place, its primary competitor for Western U.S. freight.
Boardman is a city in Morrow County, Oregon, United States on the Columbia River and Interstate 84.
Boise is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Idaho, and is the county seat of Ada County.
Buena is an unincorporated community in Yakima County, with a 2010 census population of 990.
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
A cantilever is a rigid structural element, such as a beam or a plate, anchored at one end to a (usually vertical) support from which it protrudes; this connection could also be perpendicular to a flat, vertical surface such as a wall.
The Cascade Range or Cascades is a major mountain range of western North America, extending from southern British Columbia through Washington and Oregon to Northern California.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Colfax is the county seat of Whitman County, Washington, United States.
The Columbia River is the largest river in the Pacific Northwest region of North America.
The Columbia River Gorge is a canyon of the Columbia River in the Pacific Northwest of the United States.
A concurrency in a road network is an instance of one physical road bearing two or more different highway, motorway, or other route numbers.
In geography, a confluence (also: conflux) occurs where two or more flowing bodies of water join together to form a single channel.
The Deseret News is a newspaper published in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.
A diamond interchange is a common type of road junction, used where a freeway crosses a minor road.
Eastern Oregon is the eastern part of the U.S. state of Oregon.
Eastern Washington is the portion of the US state of Washington east of the Cascade Range.
Ellensburg is a city in, and the county seat of, Kittitas County, Washington, United States.
The Empire Builder is an Amtrak long-distance passenger train that operates daily between Chicago andvia two sections west of SpokaneSeattle and Portland. Introduced in 1929, it was the flagship passenger train of the Great Northern Railway and its successor, the Burlington Northern, and was retained by Amtrak when it took over intercity rail service in 1971. The end-to-end travel time of the route is 45–46 hours for an average speed of about, though the train travels as fast as over the majority of the route. It is Amtrak's busiest long-distance route.
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is a division of the United States Department of Transportation that specializes in highway transportation.
Finley is a census-designated place (CDP) in Benton County, Washington, United States.
Franklin is a city in, and the county seat of, Williamson County, Tennessee, United States.
The Fred G. Redmon Bridge, also known as the Selah Creek Bridge, is a twin arch bridge in the northwest United States, in Yakima County, Washington.
Grandview is a city in Yakima County, Washington, United States.
Granger is a city in Yakima County, Washington, United States.
A gravel road is a type of unpaved road surfaced with gravel that has been brought to the site from a quarry or stream bed.
Hermiston is a city in Umatilla County, Oregon, United States.
HistoryLink is a website that is an encyclopedia of Washington State history.
Hops are the flowers (also called seed cones or strobiles) of the hop plant Humulus lupulus. They are used primarily as a flavouring and stability agent in beer, to which they impart bitter, zesty, or citric flavours; though they are also used for various purposes in other beverages and herbal medicine.
The Horse Heaven Hills are a long range of high, rolling hills in Klickitat, Yakima, and Benton counties in Washington located east of Satus Creek and west of the Columbia River between the Yakima River and the Wallula Gap.
The Idaho State Journal is a U.S. daily newspaper serving the Pocatello, Idaho, area.
The Inland Northwest or Inland Empire is a region adjacent to and just east of the Pacific Northwest centered on the Greater Spokane Area, that includes all of Eastern Washington and all of North Idaho.
In the field of road transport, an interchange is a road junction that uses grade separation, and typically one or more ramps, to permit traffic on at least one highway to pass through the junction without interruption from any other crossing traffic stream.
Interstate 182 (I-182) is an east–west auxiliary Interstate Highway in the U.S. state of Washington.
Interstate 84 (I-84) is an Interstate Highway in the United States with two non-contiguous sections.
Interstate 84 (I-84) in the U.S. state of Oregon is a major Interstate Highway that traverses the state from west to east.
Interstate 90 (I-90), a transcontinental Interstate Highway that runs from Seattle, Washington, to Boston, Massachusetts.
The Dwight D. Eisenhower National System of Interstate and Defense Highways, commonly known as the Interstate Highway System, is a network of controlled-access highways that forms part of the National Highway System in the United States.
Kennewick is a city in Benton County in the southeastern part of the State of Washington, along the southwest bank of the Columbia River, just southeast of the confluence of the Columbia and Yakima rivers and across from the confluence of the Columbia and the Snake River.
Kittitas County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington.
Laurier is a location in Ferry County, Washington that neighbors the Canada–United States border.
The Library of Congress (LOC) is the research library that officially serves the United States Congress and is the de facto national library of the United States.
The auxiliary Interstate Highways (also called three-digit Interstate Highways) are a supplemental subset of the freeways within the Interstate Highway System of the United States.
This is a list of state highways in the U.S. state of Oregon, sorted by highway number and name.
Primary State Highways were major state highways in Washington state.
This is a list of state routes in the U.S. state of Washington that have existed since the 1964 renumbering.
In the United States, there are currently seven "suffixed" Interstate Highways.
Mabton is a city in Yakima County, Washington, United States.
Madras is a city in Jefferson County, Oregon, United States.
Manastash Ridge is a long anticline mountain ridge located in central Washington state in the United States.
McNary Dam is a 1.4-mile (2.2-km) long concrete gravity run-of-the-river dam which spans the Columbia River.
The median strip or central reservation is the reserved area that separates opposing lanes of traffic on divided roadways, such as divided highways, dual carriageways, freeways, and motorways.
Naches Pass (elevation) is a mountain pass of the Cascade Range in the state of Washington.
The Naches River is a tributary of the Yakima River in central Washington in the United States.
The National Highway System (NHS) is a network of strategic highways within the United States, including the Interstate Highway System and other roads serving major airports, ports, rail or truck terminals, railway stations, pipeline terminals and other strategic transport facilities.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Novelty architecture is a type of architecture in which buildings and other structures are given unusual shapes for purposes such as advertising or to copy other famous buildings without any intention of being authentic.
Olympia is the capital of the U.S. state of Washington and the county seat of Thurston County. It was incorporated on January 28, 1859. The population was 46,479 as of the 2010 census, making it the 24th largest city in the state. The city borders Lacey to the east and Tumwater to the south. Olympia is a cultural center of the southern Puget Sound region. Olympia is located southwest of Seattle, the largest city in the state of Washington.
Oregon is a state in the Pacific Northwest region on the West Coast of the United States.
The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) is a department of the state government of the U.S. state of Oregon responsible for systems of transportation.
The State Library of Oregon in Salem, is the library for the U.S. state of Oregon.
Outlook is an unincorporated community in Yakima County, Washington, United States.
The Pacific Northwest (PNW), sometimes referred to as Cascadia, is a geographic region in western North America bounded by the Pacific Ocean to the west and (loosely) by the Cascade Mountain Range on the east.
A partial cloverleaf interchange or parclo is a modification of a cloverleaf interchange.
Pasco is a city in, and the county seat of, Franklin County, Washington, United States.
Pendleton is a city in Umatilla County, Oregon, United States.
Plymouth is an unincorporated community in Benton County, Washington, United States.
Portland is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County.
Prineville is a city in and the seat of Crook County, Oregon, United States.
Prosser is a city in and the county seat of Benton County, Washington, United States, along the Yakima River with only one zip code 99350.
Rand McNally is an American technology and publishing company that provides mapping, software and hardware for the consumer electronics, commercial transportation and education markets.
The Rattlesnake Hills, also known as Rattlesnake Ridge, is a 16-mile (26 km) long anticline mountain ridge in Yakima County and Benton County in the U.S. state of Washington.
The Rattlesnake Hills AVA is an American Viticultural Area located in Yakima County, Washington.
Richland is a city in Benton County in the southeastern part of the State of Washington, at the confluence of the Yakima and the Columbia Rivers.
A roadside attraction is a feature along the side of a road meant to attract tourists.
Saint Paul (abbreviated St. Paul) is the capital and second-most populous city of the U.S. state of Minnesota.
Salt Lake City (often shortened to Salt Lake and abbreviated as SLC) is the capital and the most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Utah.
A scenic route, tourist road, tourist route, tourist drive, holiday route, theme route, or scenic byway is a specially designated road or waterway that travels through an area of natural or cultural beauty.
Mean sea level (MSL) (often shortened to sea level) is an average level of the surface of one or more of Earth's oceans from which heights such as elevations may be measured.
Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States.
As its name implies, a segmental bridge is a bridge built in short sections (called segments), i.e., one piece at a time, as opposed to traditional methods that build a bridge in very large sections.
Selah is a city in Yakima County, Washington, United States.
Snoqualmie Pass is a mountain pass that carries Interstate 90 (I-90) through the Cascade Range in the U.S. State of Washington.
Spokane is a city in the state of Washington in the northwestern United States.
The state highway system of the U.S. state of Oregon is a network of highways that are owned and maintained by the Highway Division of the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT).
Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. is a publisher of a broad range of subject areas, with multiple imprints and more than 5,000 titles in print.
Sunnyside is a city in Yakima County, Washington, United States.
Tacoma is a mid-sized urban port city and the county seat of Pierce County, Washington, United States.
A tasting room is a part of a winery or brewery, typically located on the premises of the winery or brewery's production facilities, at which guests may sample the winery or brewery's products.
The Teapot Dome Service Station is a former gas station built in the shape of a teapot.
Terrace Heights is a census-designated place (CDP) in Yakima County, Washington, United States.
The Seattle Times is a daily newspaper serving Seattle, Washington, United States.
Thrall is an unincorporated community in Kittitas County, in the U.S. state of Washington.
Toppenish is a city in Yakima County, Washington, United States.
A trail is usually a path, track or unpaved lane or road.
The Kennewick–Richland, WA Metropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of Benton and Franklin Counties in Washington State, anchored by the cities of Kennewick, Pasco, and Richland (The Tri-Cities).
The Tri-Cities are three closely tied citiesKennewick, Pasco, and Richlandlocated at the confluence of the Yakima, Snake, and Columbia Rivers in the Columbia Basin of Eastern Washington.
A truss bridge is a bridge whose load-bearing superstructure is composed of a truss, a structure of connected elements usually forming triangular units.
U.S. Route 12 (US 12) is a major east-west U.S. Highway, running from Aberdeen, Washington, to Detroit, Michigan.
In the U.S. state of Oregon, U.S. Route 30, a major east–west U.S. Highway, runs from its western terminus in Astoria to the Idaho border east of Ontario.
U.S. Route 395 (US 395) is a U.S. Route in the western United States.
U.S. Route 395 (US 395) is a major United States Numbered Highway in the U.S. state of Washington, that includes a long overlap with Interstate 90 (I-90) between Ritzville and Spokane.
U.S. Route 410 (US 410) was a U.S. Highway in Washington and Idaho that existed from 1926 to 1967.
U.S. Route 730 (US 730) is an east–west United States Highway, of which all but 6.08 miles of its 41.78 miles (9.78 of 67.24 km) are within the state of Oregon.
In the U.S. state of Washington, U.S. Route 97 (US 97) is a route which traverses from the Oregon state line at the northern end of the Sam Hill Memorial Bridge in Maryhill, north to the Canada–US border in Okanogan County near Oroville.
The Umatilla Bridge is the collective name for a pair of bridges in the northwest United States, carrying Interstate 82/U.S. Route 395 (I-82/US 395) across the Columbia River at the Washington–Oregon border.
The Umatilla Chemical Depot, (UMCD) based in Umatilla, Oregon, was a U.S. Army installation in the United States that stored chemical weapons.
Umatilla County is a county located in the U.S. state of Oregon.
The Umatilla River is an tributary of the Columbia River in the U.S. state of Oregon.
Umatilla is a city in Umatilla County, Oregon, United States.
Umtanum Ridge Water Gap is a geologic feature in central Washington state in the United States.
Union Gap is a city in Yakima County, Washington, United States.
United Press International (UPI) is an international news agency whose newswires, photo, news film, and audio services provided news material to thousands of newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations for most of the 20th century.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The United States Department of Transportation (USDOT or DOT) is a federal Cabinet department of the U.S. government concerned with transportation.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS, formerly simply Geological Survey) is a scientific agency of the United States government.
The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) is an agency of the state government of Utah, United States; it is usually referred to by its initials UDOT (pronounced "you-dot").
Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. state of Washington, and the largest suburb of Portland, Oregon.
The Vernita Bridge is a bridge on Washington State Route 24 over the Columbia River between Grant County and Benton County, located approximately south of Desert Aire and Mattawa, Washington.
Wallula is a census-designated place (CDP) in Walla Walla County, Washington, United States.
Wapato is a town in Yakima County, Washington, United States.
Washington, officially the State of Washington, is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.
The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT or WashDOT) was established in 1905.
The Washington State Legislature is the state legislature of the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 14 (SR 14) is a state highway in the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 168 (SR 168) is a legislated, but not constructed, state highway located in Washington, United States.
State Route 22 (SR 22) is a long state highway spanning Yakima and Benton counties in the US state of Washington.
State Route 223 (SR 223) is a long state highway located entirely in Yakima County, Washington, United States.
State Route 224 (SR 224) is a long state highway located entirely in Benton County, Washington, United States.
State Route 225 (SR 225) is an long two-lane state highway located entirely in Benton County, Washington, United States.
State Route 24 (SR 24) is a long state highway in the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 241 (SR 241) is a state highway serving Yakima and Benton counties in the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 397 (SR 397) is a state highway in Benton and Frankin counties, in the U.S. state of Washington.
State Route 821, also known as The Canyon Road and Yakima River Canyon Scenic Byway, is a state highway in Washington.
State Route 823 is a state highway in Yakima County in the U.S. state of Washington.
West Richland is a city in Benton County, Washington, United States.
White Pass (elev.) is a mountain pass in the northwest United States, located in the Cascade Range of Washington, southeast of Mount Rainier and north of Goat Rocks.
Wine is an alcoholic beverage made from grapes fermented without the addition of sugars, acids, enzymes, water, or other nutrients.
The Yakama Indian Reservation is a Native American reservation in Washington state of the federally recognized tribe, the Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation.
Yakima County is a county in the U.S. state of Washington.
The Yakima Herald-Republic is a newspaper published in Yakima, Washington, and distributed throughout Yakima, Kittitas and Klickitat counties as well as northwest Benton County.
Yakima Ridge is a long anticline mountain ridge in Yakima County and Benton County in the U.S. state of Washington.
The Yakima River is a tributary of the Columbia River in south central and eastern Washington state, named for the indigenous Yakama people.
The Yakima Training Center (YTC) is a United States Army training center, used for maneuver training, Land Warrior system testing and as a live fire exercise area.
The Yakima Valley AVA was the first American Viticultural Area established within Washington State, gaining the recognition in 1983.
Yakima is a U.S. city, the county seat of Yakima County, Washington and the state's eleventh largest city by population.
Zillah is a city in Yakima County, Washington, United States, with a population of 2,964 as of 2010 census.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
I 82, I-82, I-82 (OR), I-82 (WA), I82, Interstate 82 (Oregon), Interstate 82 (Washington), Interstate 82 in Oregon, Interstate 82 in Washington, Interstate Eighty-two, Interstate Route 82, McNary Highway, McNary Highway No. 70, SR 82 (WA), State Route 82 (Washington), Washington State Route 143 (1973-1985), Washington State Route 82, Washington State Route I-82.