New traffic light on Steptoe at Center Parkway

New traffic light on Steptoe at Center Parkway »Play Video
RICHLAND, Wash. - Traffic on Steptoe Street crossing Center Parkway will now have to stop at a light. Welcomed news for drivers waiting for traffic control.

More cars travel across the Steptoe extension, creating dangerous situations at this corner.

Kennewick and Richland share the intersection and will share the expense. Both cities will foot the electric bill, but Kennewick paid for the equipment.
Richland will take care of upkeep, splitting the cost and saving you money.

The lights are being tested, full operation is expected next week.