Snohomish County’s Transportation Projects for Keeping & Growing Manufacturing Jobs

Maintaining & growing Snohomish County’s aerospace and other manufacturing jobs requires more investments in a multimodal transportation network. Image – SeattlePI.com

Snohomish County’s North Puget Sound Manufacturing Corridor highlights the County’s role in Washington state’s economy, and the County’s transportation needs for keeping and growing manufacturing jobs.

Stretching from the Bothell to Arlington, the corridor is home to highest concentration of manufacturing jobs in the state (though 2nd in number of manufacturing jobs to King County). Corridor businesses employ 63,000+ high-tech manufacturing jobs (second highest in the state), and 46,000+ aerospace jobs (highest in the state). Learn more from our story, “Wa State’s Largest Manufacturing Region Overlooked in Initial Transportation Proposals.”

This map identifies a list of transportation improvements which business, transportation and public agency stakeholders have agreed are the top priorities for maintaining and growing the economic vitality of the County and the Manufacturing Corridor.  Use the scroll bar on the right to see more of the document.

North Puget Sound Manufacturing Corridor, Washington State