Monthly Archives: April 2011

Route 72 Rerouted Off NE 80 St Between 20 Av NE and 25 Av NE

At 3:46 PM – Routes 72 rerouted off NE 80 St between 20 Av NE and 25 Av NE. Use stops on NE 80 St west of 20 Av NE or on Ravenna Av NE north of 25 Av NE. Until further notice.

Thank you for your patience.

Eye on Your Metro Commute is here until 7:00 p.m. to monitor and report on significant issues that may affect your commute. Thank you for joining us.

 Travel safely and have a great afternoon.

Metro’s Thursday PM Commute Begins Quietly; Major Events this Weekend May Impact Your Service

At 3:00 PM – Metro’s Thursday afternoon commute begins quietly with no significant delays or disruptions in transit service to report. 

Please make note of these major events that may impact your commute this weekend:

March of Dimes Walk/Run; Seattle Center + surrounding streets; Cedar St between Denny Way and 2 Av; along 2 Av N/2 Av between Thomas St and Spring St.

Saturday, April 30 from 8:30 AM-11:00 AM

  • Service will be affected along the walk/run route. More information about this event is available on the March of Dimes website. For specific bus route information that is affected click here

Mayday March & Rally – Judkins Park, through downtown Seattle, ending at the Seattle Center.
Sunday, May 1 starting at Noon

  • Although no Metro or Metro operated Sound Transit service is rerouted because of this event, expect possible delays due to traffic volumes and marchers at the following locations:
    • West onS Jackson Stfrom 20 Av
    • North on 4 Av
    • East onBroad St
    • North on 5 Av
  • There will be an SPD escort to assist marchers for this event

Bellevue Bus Stops Begin to Get RapidRide Makeover
Starting Monday, May 2

  • King County Metro Transit begins the renovation of many bus stops and shelters in Bellevue as work begins on the RapidRide B Line. To read the complete news release, click here. More information about the RapidRide B line can be found here.

Eye on Your Metro Commute is here until 7:00 p.m. to monitor and report on significant issues that may affect your commute. Thank you for joining us.

 Travel safely and have a great afternoon.

Metro’s Thursday AM Commute Wrap-Up

Metro’s Thursday morning commute is winding down with no major delays in service to report.

We will return at 3:00 PM this afternoon to help keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Travel safely and have a great morning.

Metro’s Thursday AM Commute Begins And The West Seattle Water Taxi Will Resume Normal Service This Morning

At 6:00 AM – Metro’s Thursday morning commute is starting with no reports
of any major delays or disruptions.

The West Seattle Water Taxi will resume normal service Thursday morning, April 28th.

We will be here until 9:00 AM to help keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Travel safely and have a great day.

Metro’s Wednesday PM Commute Wrap Up; The West Seattle Water Taxi Will Resume Service Thursday, April 28th

At 7:00 PM – Metro’s Wednesday evening
commute is winding down with no reports
of any major delays or disruptions.

The West Seattle Water Taxi will resume
normal service Thursday, April 28th.

Thank you for joining us tonight.  We will
return at 7:00 AM Wednesday morning to help
Keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Travel safely and have a great evening!

Central Link Light Rail Has Resumed Service in the Downtown Transit Tunnel

From 4:45 PM to approx 5:20 PM Central Link light rail did not enter the Downtown Seattle Transit Tunnel.

Expect minor delays as service resumes.

Thank you for your patience

Metro’s Wednesday PM Commute Begins; Service on the West Seattle Water Taxi is Canceled All Day Today

At 3:00 PM – Metro’s Wednesday afternoon commute is starting off with no significant delays or disruptions to report.

The West Seattle Water Taxi service is canceled all day
today, Wednesday April 27th.

Service on the West Seattle Water Taxi is canceled Wednesday April 27th, due to repairs.  Service is expected to resume tomorrow, Thursday April 28th. Passengers should watch for service updates later this evening via the Water Taxi website and  subscriber alerts.

Alternative service is available on Metro Transit:
21     Downtown Seattle, 35th Av SW & Arbor Heights
22     Downtown Seattle, West Seattle Junction, Gatewood, Westwood Village &  White Center
37     Downtown Seattle, Alki & West Seattle Junction
51     West Seattle Junction, Genesee Hill, Admiral District & Belvedere
53    West Seattle Junction, Alki & Harbor Av
54    Downtown Seattle, West Seattle Junction, Fauntleroy, Westwood Village & White Center
55    Downtown Seattle, West Seattle Junction & Admiral District
56    Downtown Seattle, Admiral District & Alki
57    Downtown Seattle, Admiral District, Genesee Hill & West Seattle Junction
116    Downtown Seattle & Fauntleroy
118    Downtown Seattle, Fauntleroy & Vashon
119    Downtown Seattle, Fauntleroy & Vashon
128    Admiral District, West Seattle Junction, Morgan Junction, Delridge, White Center & points south & east to Southcenter.
ST 560   West Seattle Junction, Fauntleroy, White Center, Burien & points east to Bellevue
DART 773   Seacrest, Harbor Avenue & West Seattle Junction
DART 775   Seacrest, Alki & Admiral District

Thank you for joining us tonight.  We will
return at 7:00 AM Wednesday morning to help
Keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Travel safely and have a great evening!

Metro’s Wednesday Morning Commute Wrap-up and West Seattle Water Taxi Service Canceled this Morning

Metro’s Wednesday morning commute is winding down with no major delays in service to report.

West Seattle Water Taxi service canceled Wednesday morning, April 27th

Service on the West Seattle Water Taxi is canceled Wednesday morning, April 27th, due to repairs.  Passengers should watch for service updates later Wednesday morning via the Water Taxi website and  subscriber alerts.

Alternative service is available on Metro Transit:
21     Downtown Seattle, 35th Av SW & Arbor Heights
22     Downtown Seattle, West Seattle Junction, Gatewood, Westwood Village &  White Center
37     Downtown Seattle, Alki & West Seattle Junction
51     West Seattle Junction, Genesee Hill, Admiral District & Belvedere
53    West Seattle Junction, Alki & Harbor Av
54    Downtown Seattle, West Seattle Junction, Fauntleroy, Westwood Village & White Center
55    Downtown Seattle, West Seattle Junction & Admiral District
56    Downtown Seattle, Admiral District & Alki
57    Downtown Seattle, Admiral District, Genesee Hill & West Seattle Junction
116    Downtown Seattle & Fauntleroy
118    Downtown Seattle, Fauntleroy & Vashon
119    Downtown Seattle, Fauntleroy & Vashon
128    Admiral District, West Seattle Junction, Morgan Junction, Delridge, White Center & points south & east to Southcenter.
ST 560   West Seattle Junction, Fauntleroy, White Center, Burien & points east to Bellevue
DART 773   Seacrest, Harbor Avenue & West Seattle Junction
DART 775   Seacrest, Alki & Admiral District

We will return at 3:00 PM this afternoon to once again help keep an
Eye on Your Metro Commute.  Have a great morning.

Metro’s Wednesday Morning Commute Begins and West Seattle Water Taxi Service Canceled this Morning

Good Morning!  Metro’s Wednesday morning commuted is starting off with no significant delays or disruptions to report.

West Seattle Water Taxi service canceled Wednesday morning, April 27th

Service on the West Seattle Water Taxi is canceled Wednesday morning, April 27th, due to repairs.  Passengers should watch for service updates later Wednesday morning via the Water Taxi website and  subscriber alerts.

Alternative service is available on Metro Transit:
21     Downtown Seattle, 35th Av SW & Arbor Heights
22     Downtown Seattle, West Seattle Junction, Gatewood, Westwood Village &  White Center
37     Downtown Seattle, Alki & West Seattle Junction
51     West Seattle Junction, Genesee Hill, Admiral District & Belvedere
53    West Seattle Junction, Alki & Harbor Av
54    Downtown Seattle, West Seattle Junction, Fauntleroy, Westwood Village & White Center
55    Downtown Seattle, West Seattle Junction & Admiral District
56    Downtown Seattle, Admiral District & Alki
57    Downtown Seattle, Admiral District, Genesee Hill & West Seattle Junction
116    Downtown Seattle & Fauntleroy
118    Downtown Seattle, Fauntleroy & Vashon
119    Downtown Seattle, Fauntleroy & Vashon
128    Admiral District, West Seattle Junction, Morgan Junction, Delridge, White Center & points south & east to Southcenter.
ST 560   West Seattle Junction, Fauntleroy, White Center, Burien & points east to Bellevue
DART 773   Seacrest, Harbor Avenue & West Seattle Junction
DART 775   Seacrest, Alki & Admiral District

Metro’s Tuesday PM Commute Wrap-Up; West Seattle Water Taxi Canceled Wednesday AM

At 7:00 PM – Metro’s Tuesday evening commute is winding down with no
major delays or disruptions to report.

West Seattle Water Taxi service canceled Wednesday morning, April 27th

Service on the West Seattle Water Taxi is canceled Wednesday morning, April 27th due to repairs.  Passengers should watch for service updates later Wednesday morning via the Water Taxi website and  subscriber alerts.

Alternative service is available on Metro Transit service:
21     Downtown Seattle, 35th Av SW & Arbor Heights
22     Downtown Seattle, West Seattle Junction, Gatewood, Westwood Village &  White Center
37     Downtown Seattle, Alki & West Seattle Junction
51     West Seattle Junction, Genesee Hill, Admiral District & Belvedere
53    West Seattle Junction, Alki & Harbor Av
54    Downtown Seattle, West Seattle Junction, Fauntleroy, Westwood Village & White Center
55    Downtown Seattle, West Seattle Junction & Admiral District
56    Downtown Seattle, Admiral District & Alki
57    Downtown Seattle, Admiral District, Genesee Hill & West Seattle Junction
116    Downtown Seattle & Fauntleroy
118    Downtown Seattle, Fauntleroy & Vashon
119    Downtown Seattle, Fauntleroy & Vashon
128    Admiral District, West Seattle Junction, Morgan Junction, Delridge, White Center & points south & east to Southcenter.
ST 560   West Seattle Junction, Fauntleroy, White Center, Burien & points east to Bellevue
DART 773   Seacrest, Harbor Avenue & West Seattle Junction
DART 775   Seacrest, Alki & Admiral District

Thank you for joining us tonight.  We will
return at 7:00 AM Wednesday morning to help
Keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Travel safely and have a great evening!