Daily Archives: September 8, 2011

Metro’s Thursday PM commute has ended quietly, plus events that may impact service

Metro’s Thursday afternoon  commute is over, with no significant delays or disruptions in transit service to report.

The Mariners are playing at home through Sunday, 9/18
Traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas may be congested on game days.  Ride transit to the game.

Northgate Chamber Festival

Burien Fire Department Kids Day

  • Saturday, 9/10
  • 7:30 AM-4:00 PM
  • There are no Transit impacts.

Enumclaw Cruise into Fall Car Show

UW Husky Football

Sounders FC – Saturday, 9/10, 1:00 PM at CenturyLink Field

Although no Metro or Metro operated Sound Transit service is rerouted because of this event, expect possible delays due to traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas.

Iron Girl 5K & 10K – Sunday 9/11, Green Lake area

The Evergreen Point Bridge P&R on SR-520 has moved
As of 7/25/11, the Evergreen Point Bridge P&R was moved to a new temporary location and the number of parking spaces was reduced.

  • This location will be used for about two years to allow for construction
    of the Washington State Department of Transportation’s (WSDOT)Eastside Transit & HOV Project.
  • The new temporary lot is located just north of the original P&R on the north side of SR-520 at Evergreen Point Rd & NE 32nd St in Medina.
  • Capacity at the temporary lot is reduced from 50 to 19 stalls.
  • When the new P&R opens in 2013, the 50 stall capacity will be restored.

The Mt Baker Link Station elevator to & from the southbound platform is out of service.  The northbound platform elevator is operating.

  • Until repairs are made, southbound passengers who require the use of the elevator should ride instead north to Beacon Hill and transfer to a southbound train.
  • Southbound passengers who want to exit at Mt Baker should ride to Columbia City & transfer to a northbound train back to Mt Baker.

We’ll return Friday morning at  6:00 to help keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Travel safely and have a great evening.

Metro’s Thursday PM commute is continuing quietly, plus events that may impact service

Metro’s Thursday afternoon  commute is continuing with no significant delays or disruptions in transit service to report.

A Mariners home stand starts tonight at  7:10 PM
Traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas may be congested on game days.  Ride transit to the game.

Northgate Chamber Festival

Burien Fire Department Kids Day

  • Saturday, 9/10
  • 7:30 AM-4:00 PM
  • There are no Transit impacts.

Enumclaw Cruise into Fall Car Show

UW Husky Football

Sounders FC – Saturday, 9/10, 1:00 PM at CenturyLink Field

Although no Metro or Metro operated Sound Transit service is rerouted because of this event, expect possible delays due to traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas.

Iron Girl 5K & 10K – Sunday 9/11, Green Lake area

The Evergreen Point Bridge P&R on SR-520 has moved
As of 7/25/11, the Evergreen Point Bridge P&R was moved to a new temporary location and the number of parking spaces was reduced.

  • This location will be used for about two years to allow for construction
    of the Washington State Department of Transportation’s (WSDOT)Eastside Transit & HOV Project.
  • The new temporary lot is located just north of the original P&R on the north side of SR-520 at Evergreen Point Rd & NE 32nd St in Medina.
  • Capacity at the temporary lot is reduced from 50 to 19 stalls.
  • When the new P&R opens in 2013, the 50 stall capacity will be restored.

The Mt Baker Link Station elevator to & from the southbound platform is out of service.  The northbound platform elevator is operating.

  • Until repairs are made, southbound passengers who require the use of the elevator should ride instead north to Beacon Hill and transfer to a southbound train.
  • Southbound passengers who want to exit at Mt Baker should ride to Columbia City & transfer to a northbound train back to Mt Baker.

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

Travel safely and have a great afternoon.

Metro’s Thursday PM commute is continuing quietly, plus events that may impact service

Metro’s Thursday afternoon  commute is continuing with no significant delays or disruptions in transit service to report.

A Mariners home stand starts tonight at  7:10 PM
Traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas may be congested on game days.  Ride transit to the game.

Northgate Chamber Festival

Burien Fire Department Kids Day

  • Saturday, 9/10
  • 7:30 AM-4:00 PM
  • There are no Transit impacts.

Enumclaw Cruise into Fall Car Show

UW Husky Football

Sounders FC – Saturday, 9/10, 1:00 PM at CenturyLink Field

Although no Metro or Metro operated Sound Transit service is rerouted because of this event, expect possible delays due to traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas.

Iron Girl 5K & 10K – Sunday 9/11, Green Lake area

The Evergreen Point Bridge P&R on SR-520 has moved
As of 7/25/11, the Evergreen Point Bridge P&R was moved to a new temporary location and the number of parking spaces was reduced.

  • This location will be used for about two years to allow for construction
    of the Washington State Department of Transportation’s (WSDOT)Eastside Transit & HOV Project.
  • The new temporary lot is located just north of the original P&R on the north side of SR-520 at Evergreen Point Rd & NE 32nd St in Medina.
  • Capacity at the temporary lot is reduced from 50 to 19 stalls.
  • When the new P&R opens in 2013, the 50 stall capacity will be restored.

The Mt Baker Link Station elevator to & from the southbound platform is out of service.  The northbound platform elevator is operating.

  • Until repairs are made, southbound passengers who require the use of the elevator should ride instead north to Beacon Hill and transfer to a southbound train.
  • Southbound passengers who want to exit at Mt Baker should ride to Columbia City & transfer to a northbound train back to Mt Baker.

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

Travel safely and have a great afternoon.

Metro’s Thursday PM commute is underway quietly, plus events that may impact service

Metro’s Thursday afternoon  commute has started with no significant delays or disruptions in transit service to report.

A Mariners home stand starts tonight at  7:10 PM
Traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas may be congested on game days.  Ride transit to the game.

Northgate Chamber Festival

Burien Fire Department Kids Day

  • Saturday, 9/10
  • 7:30 AM-4:00 PM
  • There are no Transit impacts.

Enumclaw Cruise into Fall Car Show

UW Husky Football

Sounders FC – Saturday, 9/10, 1:00 PM at CenturyLink Field

Although no Metro or Metro operated Sound Transit service is rerouted because of this event, expect possible delays due to traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas.

Iron Girl 5K & 10K – Sunday 9/11, Green Lake area

The Evergreen Point Bridge P&R on SR-520 has moved
As of 7/25/11, the Evergreen Point Bridge P&R was moved to a new temporary location and the number of parking spaces was reduced.

  • This location will be used for about two years to allow for construction
    of the Washington State Department of Transportation’s (WSDOT)Eastside Transit & HOV Project.
  • The new temporary lot is located just north of the original P&R on the north side of SR-520 at Evergreen Point Rd & NE 32nd St in Medina.
  • Capacity at the temporary lot is reduced from 50 to 19 stalls.
  • When the new P&R opens in 2013, the 50 stall capacity will be restored.

The Mt Baker Link Station elevator to & from the southbound platform is out of service.  The northbound platform elevator is operating.

  • Until repairs are made, southbound passengers who require the use of the elevator should ride instead north to Beacon Hill and transfer to a southbound train.
  • Southbound passengers who want to exit at Mt Baker should ride to Columbia City & transfer to a northbound train back to Mt Baker.

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

Travel safely and have a great afternoon.

Metro’s Thursday AM commute wrap-up, plus upcoming events that may impact service

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

Mariners game tonight, September 8, 7:10 PM at Safeco Field
Traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas may be congested on game days.  Ride transit to the game.

Burien Fire Department Kids Day

  • Saturday, September 10
  • 7:30 AM-4:00 PM
  • No scheduled reroutes for this event.

Enumclaw Criuse into Fall Car Show

Husky Football Game

Northgate Chamber Festival

Sounders FC game Saturday, September 10 – 1:00 PM at CenturyLink Field

Although no Metro or Metro operated Sound Transit service is rerouted because of this event, expect possible delays due to traffic volumes in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas.

Iron Girl 5K & 10K Race

The Evergreen Point Bridge P&R on SR-520 has moved
As of July 25, Metro Transit’s Evergreen Point Bridge P&R was moved to a new temporary location and the number of parking spaces was reduced.

  • This location will be used for about two years to allow for construction
    of the Washington State Department of Transportation’s (WSDOT)Eastside Transit & HOV Project.
  • The new temporary lot is located just north of the original P&R on the north side of SR-520 at Evergreen Point Rd & NE 32nd St in Medina.
  • Capacity at the temporary lot is reduced from 50 to 19 stalls.
  • When the new P&R opens in 2013, the 50 stall capacity will be restored.

The Mt Baker Link Station elevator to & from the southbound platform is out of service.  The northbound platform elevator is operating.

  • Until repairs are made, southbound passengers who require the use of the elevator should ride instead north to Beacon Hill and transfer to a southbound train.
  • Southbound passengers who want to exit at Mt Baker should ride to Columbia City & transfer to a northbound train back to Mt Baker.

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 quietly, plus upcoming events that may impact service

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

Mariners game tonight, September 8, 7:10 PM at Safeco Field
Traffic in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas may be congested on game days.  Ride transit to the game.

Burien Fire Department Kids Day

  • Saturday, September 10
  • 7:30 AM-4:00 PM
  • No scheduled reroutes for this event.

Enumclaw Criuse into Fall Car Show

Husky Football Game

Northgate Chamber Festival

Sounders FC game Saturday, September 10 – 1:00 PM at CenturyLink Field

Although no Metro or Metro operated Sound Transit service is rerouted because of this event, expect possible delays due to traffic volumes in the SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle areas.

Iron Girl 5K & 10K Race

The Evergreen Point Bridge P&R on SR-520 has moved
As of July 25, Metro Transit’s Evergreen Point Bridge P&R was moved to a new temporary location and the number of parking spaces was reduced.

  • This location will be used for about two years to allow for construction
    of the Washington State Department of Transportation’s (WSDOT)Eastside Transit & HOV Project.
  • The new temporary lot is located just north of the original P&R on the north side of SR-520 at Evergreen Point Rd & NE 32nd St in Medina.
  • Capacity at the temporary lot is reduced from 50 to 19 stalls.
  • When the new P&R opens in 2013, the 50 stall capacity will be restored.

The Mt Baker Link Station elevator to & from the southbound platform is out of service.  The northbound platform elevator is operating.

  • Until repairs are made, southbound passengers who require the use of the elevator should ride instead north to Beacon Hill and transfer to a southbound train.
  • Southbound passengers who want to exit at Mt Baker should ride to Columbia City & transfer to a northbound train back to Mt Baker.

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

Travel safely and have a great morning.