Daily Archives: May 4, 2011

Metro’s Wednesday PM Commute Wrap-up; Mariners Game Tonight at 7:10 PM, Plus Overnight Paving on Ambaum Blvd SW Between SW 146 St & SW 124 St

At 7:00 PM, Metro’s Wednesday evening commute is winding
down with no significant disruptions or delays in transit
service to report.

Mariners Game tonight, Wednesday, 5/4
Game time – 7:10 PM, Safeco Field

Traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square& downtown
Seattle areas may be congested on game days.

King County Metro Transit and its regional transit partners
can get Ms fans to and from points near Safeco Field
via
transit-priority routes that are not shared by general purpose
traffic – the Downtown Seattle Transit Tunnel (DSTT),
the SODO Busway and the Link light rail corridor – making
transit a great option for getting to and from games.

Fans should use regularly published schedules and expect
possible delays when traffic is heavy.  Regular fares apply.

Routes 15, 18, 21, 56 & 132 are rerouted off of 1st Av S in
both directions between S Lander St and S Atlantic St /
Edgar Martinez Dr S after weekday evening, weekend &
holiday games.  The rerouted buses serve all posted stops
along 4th Av S while on reroute.

Northbound Ambaum Blvd SW is closed between
SW 146 St & SW 124 St

Starting 7:00 PM Wednesday, May 4 through 5:00 AM Thursday, May 5

Eastbound SR-520 Bridge will be closed overnight

Starting 11:59 PM Thursday, May 5 through 4:30 AM Friday, May 6

Bellevue Bus Stops Begin to Get RapidRide Makeover

Started 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.

We will return at 6:00 AM Thursday morning to help keep an
Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Travel safely and have a great evening.

Thank you for riding and for using Metro’s services.

Kent Rail Station Bus Bays Open to Bus Service

 Rts 150, 153, 164, 166, 168, 169, 180, 913, 914 & 916 have resumed regular service to Kent Rail Station.  Thank you for your patience.

Metro’s Wednesday PM Commute Begins With Kent Rail Station Bus Bays Closed to Bus Service; Mariners Game Tonight at 7:10 PM, Plus Overnight Paving on Ambaum Blvd SW Between SW 146 St & SW 124 St

At 3:00 PM, Metro’s Wednesday afternoon commute
begins with the Kent Rail Station bus bays closed to bus
service until further notice.

Rts 150, 153, 164, 166, 168, 169, 180, 913, 914 & 916
customers will need to board or exit at the temporary stop
westbound on E Smith St, just east of Railroad Av N.  
Your patience is appreciated.

Mariners Game tonight, Wednesday, 5/4
Game time – 7:10 PM, Safeco Field

Traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square& downtown
Seattle areas may be congested on game days.

King County Metro Transit and its regional transit partners
can get Ms fans to and from points near Safeco Field
via
transit-priority routes that are not shared by general purpose
traffic – the Downtown Seattle Transit Tunnel (DSTT),
the SODO Busway and the Link light rail corridor – making
transit a great option for getting to and from games.

Fans should use regularly published schedules and expect
possible delays when traffic is heavy.  Regular fares apply.

Routes 15, 18, 21, 56 & 132 are rerouted off of 1st Av S in
both directions between S Lander St and S Atlantic St /
Edgar Martinez Dr S after weekday evening, weekend &
holiday games.  The rerouted buses serve all posted stops
along 4th Av S while on reroute.

Northbound Ambaum Blvd SW will be closed between
SW 146 St & SW 124 St

Starting 7:00 PM Wednesday, May 4 through 5:00 AM Thursday, May 5

Eastbound SR-520 Bridge will be closed overnight

Starting 11:59 PM Thursday, May 5 through 4:30 AM Friday, May 6

Bellevue Bus Stops Begin to Get RapidRide Makeover

Started 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.

We are here until 7:00 PM to help keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Travel safely and have a great evening.

Thank you for riding and for using Metro’s services.

Metro’s Wednesday AM Commute is Winding Down; Mariners Game Tonight at 7:10 PM, Plus Overnight Paving on Ambaum Blvd SW Between SW 124 St & SW 146 St

Metro’s Wednesday morning commute is winding down with no significant delays or disruptions in transit service to report.

Mariners Game tonight, Wednesday, 5/4
Game time – 7:10 PM, Safeco Field

Traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown
Seattle areas may be congested on game days.

King County Metro Transit and its regional transit partners
can get Ms fans to and from points near Safeco Field
via
transit-priority routes that are not shared by general purpose
traffic – the Downtown Seattle Transit Tunnel (DSTT),
the SODO Busway and the Link light rail corridor – making
transit a great option for getting to and from games.

Fans should use regularly published schedules and expect
possible delays when traffic is heavy.  Regular fares apply.

Routes 15, 18, 21, 56 & 132 are rerouted off of 1st Av S in
both directions between S Lander St and S Atlantic St /
Edgar Martinez Dr S after weekday evening, weekend &
holiday games.  The rerouted buses serve all posted stops
along 4th Av S while on reroute.

Northbound Ambaum Blvd SW will be closed between
SW 146 St & SW 124 St

Starting 7:00 PM Wednesday, May 4 through 5:00 AM Thursday, May 5

Bellevue Bus Stops Begin to Get RapidRide Makeover

Started Monday, May 2

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

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

Travel safely and have a great morning.

Eastbound SR-520 & Montlake Blvd E Congested

Due to an accident, expect delays at eastbound SR-520 & Montlake Blvd E.

Your patience is appreciated.

Route 143 Has Resumed Service on SE 288 St & Maple Valley-Black Diamond Rd SE

Route 143 has resumed service on northbound Maple Valley-Black Diamond Rd SE & SE 288 St.

Thank you for your patience.

Rt 143 Delayed at SE 288 St & Maple Valley-Black Diamond Rd SE

Rt 143 is delayed until further notice at northbound Maple Valley-Black Diamond Rd SE & SE 288 St  due to an incident.

Your patience is appreciated.

Thank you for using and riding Metro services.

Metro’s Wednesday AM Commute Is Underway; Mariners Game Tonight at 7:10 PM, Plus Overnight Paving on Ambaum Blvd SW Between SW 124 St & SW 146 St

Good Morning! Metro’s Wednesday morning commute
begins quietly with no significant delays or disruptions
in transit service to report.

Mariners Game tonight, Wednesday, 5/4
Game time – 7:10 PM, Safeco Field

Traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown
Seattle areas may be congested on game days.

King County Metro Transit and its regional transit partners
can get Ms fans to and from points near Safeco Field
via
transit-priority routes that are not shared by general purpose
traffic – the Downtown Seattle Transit Tunnel (DSTT),
the SODO Busway and the Link light rail corridor – making
transit a great option for getting to and from games.

Fans should use regularly published schedules and expect
possible delays when traffic is heavy.  Regular fares apply.

Routes 15, 18, 21, 56 & 132 are rerouted off of 1st Av S in
both directions between S Lander St and S Atlantic St /
Edgar Martinez Dr S after weekday evening, weekend &
holiday games.  The rerouted buses serve all posted stops
along 4th Av S while on reroute.

Northbound Ambaum Blvd SW will be closed between
SW 146 St & SW 124 St

Starting 7:00 PM Wednesday, May 4 through 5:00 AM Thursday, May 5

Bellevue Bus Stops Begin to Get RapidRide Makeover

Started Monday, May 2

  • King County Metro Transit begins the renovation of many
    bus stops and shelters in Bellevueas 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.

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

Travel safely and have a great morning.