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Metro’s Wednesday AM commute is continuing… Service delays expected to subside; earlier incident cleared on NB I-5 near S 188th and more…

Metro’s Wednesday morning commute is progressing.  Service delays are  expected to subside on Metro commuter routes 152, 158, 159, 173, 177, 178, 179,190, 192, 193 & 197 as traffic congestion clears. The earlier incident on northbound I-5 near S 188th St has been cleared.

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Please note the information below about service advisories and alerts due to known events in Metro’s service area.

Event –

Mariners Opening Night & Home Stand

  • Tuesday, 4/8 through Sunday, 4/13.
  • Most weekday evening games start at 7:10 PM.
  • There is no premium or special Transit service to or from games.
  • Ride regularly scheduled Transit service to & from games.
  • Lots of Transit service goes near Safeco Field.
  • SODO-area Transit service will operate via regular routes & stops
    and there are no post-game reroutes.
  • Expect traffic & possible Transit delays before and after games on routes that serve SODO, Pioneer Square & the DSTT.

Event Reroute –

Seahawks 12K Run

  • Sunday, 4/13;
  • 5:30 AM – 12: 30 PM;
  • Metro routes 140 & 240 will be rerouted.
  • Metro will provide shuttle service every half hour from the Renton Transit Center to The Landing, starting at 6:30 AM. The shuttle will not provide return service to the Renton Transit Center.

Long-term Reroutes –

Beacon Av S & S McClellan St

Northbound 1st Av NE between NE 92nd St & NE 95th St

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

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

Metro’s Wednesday AM commute is continuing… Possible commuter route delays due to an incident on northbound I-5 near S 188th and more…

Metro’s Wednesday morning commute is progressing.  Possible service delays on Metro commuter routes 152, 158, 159, 173, 177, 178, 179,190, 192, 193 & 197. An incident on northbound I-5 near S 188th St has caused heavy traffic congestion from about S 272nd St.

Your patience is appreciated.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

Please note the information below about service advisories and alerts due to known events in Metro’s service area.

Event –

Mariners Opening Night & Home Stand

  • Tuesday, 4/8 through Sunday, 4/13.
  • Most weekday evening games start at 7:10 PM.
  • There is no premium or special Transit service to or from games.
  • Ride regularly scheduled Transit service to & from games.
  • Lots of Transit service goes near Safeco Field.
  • SODO-area Transit service will operate via regular routes & stops
    and there are no post-game reroutes.
  • Expect traffic & possible Transit delays before and after games on routes that serve SODO, Pioneer Square & the DSTT.

Event Reroute –

Seahawks 12K Run

  • Sunday, 4/13;
  • 5:30 AM – 12: 30 PM;
  • Metro routes 140 & 240 will be rerouted.
  • Metro will provide shuttle service every half hour from the Renton Transit Center to The Landing, starting at 6:30 AM. The shuttle will not provide return service to the Renton Transit Center.

Long-term Reroutes –

Beacon Av S & S McClellan St

Northbound 1st Av NE between NE 92nd St & NE 95th St

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

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

Metro’s Tuesday AM commute has ended… Commuter route delays expected to subside; Mariners Home Opener tonight at Safeco 7:10 PM and more…

Metro’s Tuesday morning commute is winding down. Service delays are expected to subside on commuter routes heading toward Seattle as traffic congestion clears.

Your patience is appreciated.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

Please note the information below about service advisories and alerts due to known events in Metro’s service area.

Event –

Mariners Opening Night & Home Stand

  • Tuesday, 4/8 through Sunday, 4/13.
  • Most weekday evening games start at 7:10 PM.
  • There is no premium or special Transit service to or from games.
  • Ride regularly scheduled Transit service to & from games.
  • Lots of Transit service goes near Safeco Field.
  • SODO-area Transit service will operate via regular routes & stops
    and there are no post-game reroutes.
  • Expect traffic & possible Transit delays before and after games on routes that serve SODO, Pioneer Square & the DSTT.

Long-term Reroutes –

Beacon Av S & S McClellan St

Northbound 1st Av NE between NE 92nd St & NE 95th St

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

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

The bus stops on 3rd Ave & James St have reopened

The bus stops on 3rd Ave between James St & Yesler Way and on James St between 3rd Av & 4th Ave have reopened. Buses are now serving the stops.

Your patience is appreciated.

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

Metro’s Friday AM commute has ended; Buses still rerouted off Juanita Dr NE; Weekend St Patrick’s Day events, Sounders match plus more…

At 9:00 AM – Metro’s Friday morning commute is winding down. Routes 234, 244 and DART 935 continue to be rerouted in both directions off Juanita Dr NE between NE 158th & NE 163rd Streets.

Routes 234 & 244 use stops on Juanita Dr NE north of NE 163rd St or on NE 153rd Pl east of Juanita Dr NE.

DART 935 use stops on Juanita Dr NE north of NE 163rd St or south of NE 153rd Pl.

Updates will be provided via Transit Alerts.

Your patience is appreciated.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

Please note the information below about service advisories and alerts due to known events in Metro’s service area.

Event – Kirkland Shamrock 5K Run

Event – St Patrick’s Day Parade

Event - Sounders FC match vs. Toronto FC

  • Saturday, 3/15 at 1:30 PM
  • Ride regularly scheduled Transit service to or near CenturyLink Field; there is no premium or special Transit service provided by Metro;
  • Transit service operates via regular routes & stops in Stadium area;
  • Expect traffic & possible Transit delays before and after games on routes that serve SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle area;
  • Regular fares apply.

Event – St Patrick’s Day Dash

Long-term Reroute – Beacon Av S & S McClellan St

Long-term Reroute Northbound 1st Av NE between NE 92nd St & NE 95th St

Thank you for riding and using Metro’s services.

We’ll return at 3 PM to help keep an Eye on your Metro Commute.

Expect service delays on Route 12 due to earlier incident on Madison St near Broadway

Service delays can be expected on Route 12 due to an earlier blocking incident on Madison St near Broadway. Delays are expected to subside once traffic congestion in the area clears.

Your patience is appreciated.

Thank you for riding and using Metro’s services.

We’ll be here until 9 AM to help keep an Eye on your Metro Commute.

Update: Routes 234, 244 and DART 935 are currently rerouted due to incident on Juanita Dr NE near NE 159th St

7:56 AM – Routes 234, 244 and DART 935 are currently rerouted in both directions off Juanita Dr NE between NE 158th & NE 163rd Streets.

Routes 234 & 244 use stops on Juanita Dr NE north of NE 163rd St or on NE 153rd Pl east of Juanita Dr NE.

DART 935 use stops on Juanita Dr NE north of NE 163rd St or south of NE 153rd Pl.

Updates will be provided as more information becomes available.

Your patience is appreciated.

Thank you for riding and using Metro’s services.

We’ll be here until 9 AM to help keep an Eye on your Metro Commute.

Routes 234, 244 and DART 935 are currently rerouted due to incident on Juanita Dr NE near NE 159th St

7:42 AM – Routes 234, 244 and DART 935 are currently rerouted in both directions off Juanita Dr NE between NE 158th & NE 160th Streets.

Routes 234 & 244 use stops on Juanita Dr NE north of NE 163rd St or on NE 153rd Pl east of Juanita Dr NE.

DART 935 use stops on Juanita Dr NE north of NE 163rd St or south of NE 153rd Pl.

Updates will be provided as more information becomes available.

Your patience is appreciated.

Thank you for riding and using Metro’s services.

We’ll be here until 9 AM to help keep an Eye on your Metro Commute.

Expect delays on Routes 10, 11, 43, 47 & 49 due to incident on Pike St near Boren Av

Service delays can be expected on Routes 10, 11, 43, 47 & 49 due to a blocking incident on Pike St near Boren Av. Buses are getting through the area but using extreme caution.

More information will be provided when available.

Your patience is appreciated.

Thank you for riding and using Metro’s services.

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

Update: Route 28 Express has resumed regular routing on 3rd Av NW, earlier incident cleared near NW 112th St

Southbound Route 28 Express to downtown Seattle has resumed regular routing on 3rd Av NW between NW 117th St and NW 110th St.

Minor service delays can be expected.

Your patience is appreciated.

Thank you for riding and using Metro’s services.

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