Medical Lake citizens voice concerns about traffic on Brooks Road, city to explore options to reduce issues
Several Medical Lake citizens have become concerned with the increasing amounts of traffic on Brooks Road.
Tammy Roberson is one of many Medical Lake residents who live along West Brooks Road. She approached the City Council at the May 20 meeting with a petition that details their concerns of the heavy traffic — specifically large commercial vehicles — that pass through the city limits.
According to City Administrator Doug Ross, Brooks Road is an arterial that connects to Highway 2 and is supposed to have a high volume of traffic. Construction projects along the road also contribute t...