Daily Archives: May 24, 2011

Metro’s Tuesday PM Commute Wrap-Up, Plus Upcoming Events That May Impact Service

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

Please note upcoming events over the next few days that may impact travel in Metro’s service area.

University District paving: Overnight Monday, May 23  through Wednesday, May 25,  from 5:30 PM-6:00 AM each night, NE 55th St will be closed in both directions between 15th Av NE & 25th Av NE.

Route 30 will be affected by this construction.

M’s next home stand is Friday, May 27 through Sunday, June 5:   Traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas may be congested on game days.

Routes 15, 18, 21, 22, 56 & 132 are affected after weekday evening, weekend & holiday games. Regular fares apply.

Memorial Day observed Monday, May 30 , 2011 : Metro operates a Sunday schedule.

Alaskan Way Viaduct and Seawall Replacement program (long-term): The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) has reduced lanes on the SR-99 Alaskan Way Viaduct in both directions between the West Seattle Bridge and SODO.  For more information visit WSDOT or call the Alaskan Way Viaduct hotline at 1-888-AWV-LINE.

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 pleasant evening!

Update: Incident on Westbound I-90 near Island Crest Way Cleared; Delays Begin to Subside

At 6:02 PM - The incident on westbound I-90 near Island Crest Way has been cleared.  Service delays are expected to subside.

Thank you for joining us tonight. We will be here until 7:00 PM to help keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Travel safely and have a great afternooon.

Update: Incident on Southbound I-5 just south of the NE 50th St Cleared; Traffic Congestion Slowly Subsiding

At 4:55 PM - The inicident on southbound I-5 just south of NE 50th St has been cleared; Traffic congestion expected to subside.

Thank you for joining us tonight. We will be here until 7:00 PM to help keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Travel safely and have a great afternooon.

Metro’s Tuesday PM Commute Begins Quietly, Plus Upcoming Events That May Impact Service

Metro’s Tuesday afternoon commute begins with no significant delays or disruptions in transit service to report.

Please note upcoming events over the next few days that may impact travel in Metro’s service area.

University District paving: Overnight Monday, May 23  through Wednesday, May 25,  from 5:30 PM-6:00 AM each night, NE 55th St will be closed in both directions between 15th Av NE & 25th Av NE.                              Route 30 will be affected by this construction.

M’s next home stand is Friday, May 27 through Sunday, June 5:   Traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas may be congested on game days.

Routes 15, 18, 21, 22, 56 & 132 are affected after weekday evening, weekend & holiday games. Regular fares apply.

Memorial Day observed Monday, May 30 , 2011 : Metro operates a Sunday schedule.

Alaskan Way Viaduct and Seawall Replacement program (long-term): The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) has reduced lanes on the SR-99 Alaskan Way Viaduct in both directions between the West Seattle Bridge and SODO.  For more information visit WSDOT or call the Alaskan Way Viaduct hotline at 1-888-AWV-LINE.

Thank you for joining us tonight. We will be here until 7:00 PM to help keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Travel safely and have a great afternooon.

Metro’s Tuesday AM Commute Is Winding Down, Plus Upcoming Events That May Impact Service

Metro’s Tuesday morning commute is winding down with delays eastbound on SR-520 at West Highrise.  Delays should clear shortly.

Please note upcoming construction over the next few days that may impact travel in Metro’s service area.

University District paving: Overnight Monday, May 23  through Wednesday, May 25,  from 5:30 PM-6:00 AM each night, NE 55th St will be closed in both directions between 15th Av NE & 25th Av NE.                              Route 30 will be affected by this construction.

M’s next home stand is Friday, May 27 through Sunday, June 5:   Traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas may be congested on game days.

Routes 15, 18, 21, 22, 56 & 132 are affected after weekday evening, weekend & holiday games. Regular fares apply.

Memorial Day observed Monday, May 30 , 2011 : Metro operates a Sunday schedule.

Long-term lane closures on SR-99 between the West Seattle Bridge & SODO:  The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) has reduced lanes on the SR-99  Alaskan Way Viaduct in both directions between the West Seattle Bridge and SODO.

Plan extra time when using the Viaduct for travel to and from Summer events.

For more information about the Alaskan Way Viaduct and Seawall Replacement program, visit WSDOT or call the Alaskan Way Viaduct hotline at 1-888-AWV-LINE.

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.

Delays Expected on Eastbound SR-520 At the West Highrise

At 8:38  AM – Due to a stalled vechile on Eastbound SR-520 at the West Highrise,  delays are expected to service. Though no reroutes are in effect, delays are expected.

We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

Metro’s Tuesday AM Commute is Underway, Plus Upcoming Events That May Impact Service

Metro’s Tuesday morning commute begins quietly with no significant delays or disruptions in transit service to report.

Please note upcoming construction over the next few days that may impact travel in Metro’s service area.

University District paving: Overnight Monday, May 23  through Wednesday, May 25,  from 5:30 PM-6:00 AM each night, NE 55th St will be closed in both directions between 15th Av NE & 25th Av NE

Route 30 will be affected by this construction.

M’s next home stand is Friday, May 27 through Sunday, June 5:   Traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas may be congested on game days.

Routes 15, 18, 21, 22, 56 & 132 are affected after weekday evening, weekend & holiday games. Regular fares apply.

Memorial Day observed Monday, May 30 , 2011 : Metro operates a Sunday schedule.

Long-term lane closures on SR-99 between the West Seattle Bridge & SODO:  The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) has reduced lanes on the SR-99  Alaskan Way Viaduct in both directions between the West Seattle Bridge and SODO.

Plan extra time when using the Viaduct for travel to and from Summer events.

For more information about the Alaskan Way Viaduct and Seawall Replacement program, visit
WSDOT or call the Alaskan Way Viaduct hotline at 1-888-AWV-LINE.

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

Travel safely and have a great morning.