The City of Auburn is dedicated to bettering the Auburn
community through improvements to the transportation system. We are
continuously working towards ensuring all residents, businesses,
and visitors in Auburn enjoy a safe and reliable transportation
View the functional classifications map (PDF) to see more.
- Real-time Traffic Conditions
Get up-to-the-minute traffic conditions on Auburn's most traveled roadways. The City's Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) was made possible by a federal ITS grant, funds from the Muckleshoot Indian Tribe and King County. The City will continue to add cameras as funds become available. These cameras are monitored during Amphitheatre events and other events or incidents causing abnormally high volumes.
- Pothole Repair
Potholes can be more than just a nuisance to drivers; they can actually be dangerous. Therefore, the City has a "pothole patrol" that will promptly fix potholes that develop on any street throughout the City. To report a pothole, please call the Pothole Patrol at 253-931-3048, or submit your request online.
Transportation Planning Activities
The City of Auburn is continually seeking to improve the transportation systems operations, safety, and mobility needs to meet the growing demands and changing needs of our community. Transportation planning efforts are coordinated with the City's Comprehensive plan, neighboring jurisdictions, and regional agencies through the 6-Year Transportation Improvement Program and the Comprehensive Transportation Plan. Both documents can be viewed at the links below.
- 2015-2020 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) (PDF)
- 2016-2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) (PDF)
- Comprehensive Transportation Plan (PDF)
The City of Auburn is proud to announce the establishment of Auburn's Adopt-a-Street Program. The program is a partnership between volunteers and the City of Auburn to create a better living environment by reducing street-side litter and improving general appearance throughout the city. Find out more...
- Channelization (lane and crosswalk markings)
Every year, the City hires a channelization contractor to refresh the majority of painted lane markings in the City and selected lane reflectors, crosswalks markings, and stop bar markings that are in poor condition.
- Save Our Street Program (Local Street Pavement
This program implements pavement preservation and/or rehabilitation projects each year, focusing on the City's local streets. Find out more...
- Arterial & Collector Street Preservation
This program implements pavement preservation and/or rehabilitation projects each year, focusing on the City's arterial and collector streets. Find out more...