Daily Archives: December 30, 2011

Friday’s PM commute is over, other Transit information & Happy New Year from EOYMC

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SR-520 Bridge tolling has been implementedBus riders and registered vanpools cross the bridge toll-free.

The last weekday PM commute of 2011  is over with no significant transit service disruptions to report. 

Metro continues to operate its ‘Reduced Weekday’ and ‘When No UW’ schedules through the remainder of Friday, then a Saturday schedule on December 31 and its Sunday schedule on both New Year’s Day and Monday, January 2. 

Metro returns to regular weekday service on Tuesday, January 3.

Please note the information below about weekend service
impacts in Metro’s service area.

New Year’s at the Needle

  • Saturday, December 31.
  • 11:00 PM – 12:30 AM.
  • Routes 4, 8, 16 & 30 will be rerouted by this closure.
  • ST Central Link service will operate two extra late night trips
    Saturday night, leaving Westlake Tunnel Station at 1:00 & 1:15 AM.

EOYMC will take a holiday on Monday, and will return Tuesday morning, January 3, at 6:00 AM to help keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Travel safely and have a great New Year.

Thanks for riding and for using Metro’s services.

Metro’s Friday PM commute & other Transit information

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SR-520 Bridge tolling has been implementedBus riders and registered vanpools cross the bridge toll-free.

The last weekday PM commute of 2011  is continuing- with no significant transit service disruptions to report.  The intersection at Kirkland Way and 6th St was cleared with no major problems for transit, and an unexpected snow or hail event in East King County is also not cuasing any problems.

Please note the information below about other service
impacts in Metro’s service area.

New Year’s at the Needle

  • Saturday, December 31.
  • 11:00 PM – 12:30 AM.
  • Routes 4, 8, 16 & 30 will be rerouted by this closure.
  • ST Central Link service will operate two extra late night trips
    Saturday night, leaving Westlake Tunnel Station at 1:00 & 1:15 AM.

Holiday Schedules

University of Washington Winter Break 

  • The ‘When no UW‘ schedule is in effect 12/27-30.

Metro Holiday Bus Service

Through December 30 some Metro routes will operate on reduced schedules, and Monday, January 2 Metro operates Sunday service.

  •  Metro will operate its Sunday schedule on:
        – Sunday, Jan 1 – New Year’s Day
        – Monday, Jan 2 – New Year holiday observed
  •  Metro’s reduced weekday schedule is in effect
        – Tuesday-Friday, Dec 27-30

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

Travel safely and have a great evening.

Thanks for riding and for using Metro’s services.

Kirkland Way is reopened at 6th St

Kirk;and Way has been reopened at 6th Street.  There are no
reroutes of transit service in that area.

Metro’s Friday PM commute; SR-520 tolling & other Transit information

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SR-520 Bridge tolling has been implementedBus riders and registered vanpools cross the bridge toll-free.

The last weekday PM commute of 2011  is continuing with a service disruption in the Kirkland area due to a non-transit accident on Kirkland Way between 5th & 6th streets..and in spite of a freak snow event in East King County that is not affecting any transit service.

Please note the information below about other service
impacts in Metro’s service area.

New Year’s at the Needle

  • Saturday, December 31.
  • 11:00 PM – 12:30 AM.
  • Routes 4, 8, 16 & 30 will be rerouted by this closure.
  • ST Central Link service will operate two extra late night trips
    Saturday night, leaving Westlake Tunnel Station at 1:00 & 1:15 AM.

Holiday Schedules

University of Washington Winter Break 

  • The ‘When no UW‘ schedule is in effect 12/27-30.

Metro Holiday Bus Service

Through December 30 some Metro routes will operate on reduced schedules, and Monday, January 2 Metro operates Sunday service.

  •  Metro will operate its Sunday schedule on:
        – Sunday, Jan 1 – New Year’s Day
        – Monday, Jan 2 – New Year holiday observed
  •  Metro’s reduced weekday schedule is in effect
        – Tuesday-Friday, Dec 27-30

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

Travel safely and have a great evening.

Thanks for riding and for using Metro’s services.

Metro’s Friday PM commute is progressing; SR-520 tolling & other Transit information

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SR-520 Bridge tolling has been implementedBus riders and registered vanpools cross the bridge toll-free.

The last weekday PM commute of 2011  is continuing- with no significant transit service disruptions to report.

Please note the information below about other service
impacts in Metro’s service area.

New Year’s at the Needle

  • Saturday, December 31.
  • 11:00 PM – 12:30 AM.
  • Routes 4, 8, 16 & 30 will be rerouted by this closure.
  • ST Central Link service will operate two extra late night trips
    Saturday night, leaving Westlake Tunnel Station at 1:00 & 1:15 AM.

Holiday Schedules

University of Washington Winter Break 

  • The ‘When no UW‘ schedule is in effect 12/27-30.

Metro Holiday Bus Service

Through December 30 some Metro routes will operate on reduced schedules, and Monday, January 2 Metro operates Sunday service.

  •  Metro will operate its Sunday schedule on:
        – Sunday, Jan 1 – New Year’s Day
        – Monday, Jan 2 – New Year holiday observed
  •  Metro’s reduced weekday schedule is in effect
        – Tuesday-Friday, Dec 27-30

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

Travel safely and have a great evening.

Thanks for riding and for using Metro’s services.

Metro’s Friday PM commute is continuing; SR-520 tolling & other Transit information

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

SR-520 Bridge tolling has been implementedBus riders and registered vanpools cross the bridge toll-free.

The last weekday PM commute of 2011  is continuing- with no significant transit service disruptions to report.

Please note the information below about other service
impacts in Metro’s service area.

New Year’s at the Needle

  • Saturday, December 31.
  • 11:00 PM – 12:30 AM.
  • Routes 4, 8, 16 & 30 will be rerouted by this closure.
  • ST Central Link service will operate two extra late night trips
    Saturday night, leaving Westlake Tunnel Station at 1:00 & 1:15 AM.

Holiday Schedules

University of Washington Winter Break 

  • The ‘When no UW‘ schedule is in effect 12/27-30.

Metro Holiday Bus Service

Through December 30 some Metro routes will operate on reduced schedules, and Monday, January 2 Metro operates Sunday service.

  •  Metro will operate its Sunday schedule on:
        – Sunday, Jan 1 – New Year’s Day
        – Monday, Jan 2 – New Year holiday observed
  •  Metro’s reduced weekday schedule is in effect
        – Tuesday-Friday, Dec 27-30

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

Travel safely and have a great afternoon.

Thanks for riding and for using Metro’s services.

Metro’s Friday PM commute is underway, SR-520 tolling & other Transit information

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

SR-520 Bridge tolling has been implementedBus riders and registered vanpools cross the bridge toll-free.

The last weekday PM commute of 2011  is underway with no significant transit service disruptions to report.

Please note the information below about other service
impacts in Metro’s service area.

New Year’s at the Needle

  • Saturday, December 31.
  • 11:00 PM – 12:30 AM.
  • Routes 4, 8, 16 & 30 will be rerouted by this closure.
  • ST Central Link service will operate two extra late night trips
    Saturday night, leaving Westlake Tunnel Station at 1:00 & 1:15 AM.

Holiday Schedules

University of Washington Winter Break 

  • The ‘When no UW‘ schedule is in effect 12/27-30.

Metro Holiday Bus Service

Through December 30 some Metro routes will operate on reduced schedules, and Monday, January 2 Metro operates Sunday service.

  •  Metro will operate its Sunday schedule on:
        – Sunday, Jan 1 – New Year’s Day
        – Monday, Jan 2 – New Year holiday observed
  •  Metro’s reduced weekday schedule is in effect
        – Tuesday-Friday, Dec 27-30

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

Travel safely and have a great afternoon.

Thanks for riding and for using Metro’s services.

Metro’s Friday morning commute wrap-up, SR-520 tolling & other events

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SR-520 Bridge tolling has been implementedBus riders and
registered vanpools cross the bridge toll-free
.

Metro’s Friday morning commute is winding down with no significant transit service disruptions to report.

Please note the information below about other service
impacts in Metro’s service area.

New Year’s at the Needle

Holiday Schedules

University of Washington Winter Break 

  • The ‘When no UW‘ schedule is in effect 12/27-30.

Metro Holiday Bus Service

Through December 30 some Metro routes will operate on reduced schedules, and Monday, January 2 Metro operates Sunday service.

  •  Metro will operate its Sunday schedule on:
        – Sunday, Jan 1 – New Year’s Day
        – Monday, Jan 2 – New Year holiday observed
  •  Metro’s reduced weekday schedule is in effect
        – Tuesday-Friday, Dec 27-30

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

Travel safely and have a great day.

Thanks for riding and for using Metro’s services.

Metro’s Friday morning commute is starting, SR-520 tolling & other events

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

SR-520 Bridge tolling has been implementedBus riders and
registered vanpools cross the bridge toll-free
.

Metro’s Friday morning commute is underway with no significant transit service disruptions to report.

Please note the information below about other service
impacts in Metro’s service area.

New Year’s at the Needle

Holiday Schedules

University of Washington Winter Break 

  • The ‘When no UW‘ schedule is in effect 12/27-30.

Metro Holiday Bus Service

Through December 30 some Metro routes will operate on reduced schedules, and Monday, January 2 Metro operates Sunday service.

  •  Metro will operate its Sunday schedule on:
        – Sunday, Jan 1 – New Year’s Day
        – Monday, Jan 2 – New Year holiday observed
  •  Metro’s reduced weekday schedule is in effect
        – Tuesday-Friday, Dec 27-30

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

Travel safely and have a great day.

Thanks for riding and for using Metro’s services.