Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT)

Local 17 Union Representatives for WSDOT Members

Vince Oliveri: 206-328-7321 ext. 108 (Real Estate Services)
Yoko Kuramoto-Eidsmoe: ext. 103 (Eastern, N.Central, Olympic, S. Central, SW Region)
Sarah Lorenzini: ext. 110 (Ferries, HQ, NW Region, NW AWV, NW I-405, NW SR 520)

Your 2015-2017 contract is currently being negotiated!

The Local 17 State Team has begun negotiations for the 2015-2017 contract. Visit the State Negotiations blog for the latest news and information.

WSDOT Rail Improves Rail Travel in the Pacific Northwest

King Street Station
King Street Station after the WSDOT Rail seismic retrofitting project was completed in 2013. Photo courtesy of WSDOT.

When people think of rail service in the Pacific Northwest, they most likely think about the Amtrak passenger train service, and freight operators like BNSF. But you might be surprised to learn that the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) – in conjunction with the Oregon Department of Transportation – actually manages its own passenger rail service, the Amtrak Cascades. Read the rest of the article here.

Public Affairs Training

Public Affairs Training Spokane

On Tues., April 8, several Local 17 members working for WSDOT in Spokane attended the Public Affairs training with Local 17 Legislative Director Adrienne Thompson. This training familiarizes members with the tremendous impact that state legislation has on jobs, wages and working conditions throughout Washington.

WSDOT Honors Fallen Workers

WSDOT Memorial

Workers Memorial Day is celebrated every April at WSDOT in conjunction with Work Zone Safety Awareness Week.

WSDOT Members
Help Preserve the Environment


Current Contract

To access an electronic version of the 2013-2015 Collective Bargaining Agreement, click here.

Chapter Meetings