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Report: Region's commute times are growing

Traffic congestion became much worse from 2011-13, even though the number of miles driven in Washington state barely changed. Above, traffic was snarled for hours on Monday morning following an accident that triggered commute times in excess of two hours.

MIKE SIEGEL / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Traffic congestion became much worse from 2011-13, even though the number of miles driven in Washington state barely changed. Above, traffic was snarled for hours on Monday morning following an accident that triggered commute times in excess of two hours.

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