Monthly Archives: December 2014

Metro’s Wednesday PM commute time has ended; there are known ORCA website problems, plus service advisories & alerts

Metro’s Wednesday evening commute time has ended.

The ORCA system is experiencing technical problems affecting the loading of some products  on ORCA cards over the internet or by phone.  Every effort is being made to correct this problem.  In-person purchases are not affected.  Until we have a resolution, Metro will allow customers to ride when they indicate to the driver that value has been ordered for their card.  We will provide updates as the situation changes. ORCA readers are functioning.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

King County Metro Holiday Information

On Wednesday, December 31, and Friday, January 2, Metro operates its reduced weekday and ‘When no UW’ schedules, and regular weekday fares apply.  On these days a few commuter routes are completely canceled, and individual trips on some other routes are canceled.

In observance of the New Year’s Day holiday, on Thursday, January 1, Metro operates a Sunday schedule and Sunday fares apply.  If your bus does not normally operate on Sunday, it will not operate on January 1.

Metro offices, including the Customer Information phone line, Lost and Found, and Pass Sales counters will be closed on Thursday.

Long-Term Construction Reroutes –

35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St

NW Neptune Pl & Triton Dr NW

  • Monday, 4/28/14–Sunday, 4/26/15;
  • Metro route 18 is rerouted in the North Beach area;
  • Buses are traveling via a one-way counter-clockwise loop along NW 100th St, NW Neptune Pl and 24th Av NW.

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

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

Travel safely and have a great evening.

 

Metro’s Wednesday PM commute continues with Routes 71, 72, 73 & 74 rerouted off of NE 42nd St and 7th Av NE; there are known ORCA website problems, plus service advisories & alerts

 Metro’s Wednesday evening commute continues with Routes 71, 72, 73 & 74 currently rerouted off of NE 42nd St and 7th Av NE due to a blockage.

Board or exit at eastbound NE Campus Parkway just east of Brooklyn Av NE until further notice.

The ORCA system is experiencing technical problems affecting the loading of some products  on ORCA cards over the internet or by phone.  Every effort is being made to correct this problem.  In-person purchases are not affected.  Until we have a resolution, Metro will allow customers to ride when they indicate to the driver that value has been ordered for their card.  We will provide updates as the situation changes. ORCA readers are functioning.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

King County Metro Holiday Information

On Wednesday, December 31, and Friday, January 2, Metro operates its reduced weekday and ‘When no UW’ schedules, and regular weekday fares apply.  On these days a few commuter routes are completely canceled, and individual trips on some other routes are canceled.

In observance of the New Year’s Day holiday, on Thursday, January 1, Metro operates a Sunday schedule and Sunday fares apply.  If your bus does not normally operate on Sunday, it will not operate on January 1.

Metro offices, including the Customer Information phone line, Lost and Found, and Pass Sales counters will be closed on Thursday.

Long-Term Construction Reroutes –

35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St

NW Neptune Pl & Triton Dr NW

  • Monday, 4/28/14–Sunday, 4/26/15;
  • Metro route 18 is rerouted in the North Beach area;
  • Buses are traveling via a one-way counter-clockwise loop along NW 100th St, NW Neptune Pl and 24th Av NW.

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

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

Travel safely and have a great evening.

 

Transit Alert – Routes 71, 72, 73 & 74 are currently rerouted off of NE 42 St and 7 Av NE

Routes 71, 72, 73 & 74 are currently rerouted off of NE 42nd St and 7th Av NE due to a blockage.

Board or exit at NE Campus Parkway just east of Brooklyn Av NE until further notice.

Thank you for your patience.

Metro’s Wednesday PM commute continues; there are known ORCA website problems, plus service advisories & alerts

Metro’s Wednesday evening commute continues.

The ORCA system is experiencing technical problems affecting the loading of some products  on ORCA cards over the internet or by phone.  Every effort is being made to correct this problem.  In-person purchases are not affected.  Until we have a resolution, Metro will allow customers to ride when they indicate to the driver that value has been ordered for their card.  We will provide updates as the situation changes. ORCA readers are functioning.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

King County Metro Holiday Information

On Wednesday, December 31, and Friday, January 2, Metro operates its reduced weekday and ‘When no UW’ schedules, and regular weekday fares apply.  On these days a few commuter routes are completely canceled, and individual trips on some other routes are canceled.

In observance of the New Year’s Day holiday, on Thursday, January 1, Metro operates a Sunday schedule and Sunday fares apply.  If your bus does not normally operate on Sunday, it will not operate on January 1.

Metro offices, including the Customer Information phone line, Lost and Found, and Pass Sales counters will be closed on Thursday.

Long-Term Construction Reroutes –

35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St

NW Neptune Pl & Triton Dr NW

  • Monday, 4/28/14–Sunday, 4/26/15;
  • Metro route 18 is rerouted in the North Beach area;
  • Buses are traveling via a one-way counter-clockwise loop along NW 100th St, NW Neptune Pl and 24th Av NW.

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

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

Travel safely and have a great evening.

Metro’s Wednesday PM commute continues; there are known ORCA website problems, plus service advisories & alerts

Metro’s Wednesday afternoon commute continues.

The ORCA system is experiencing technical problems affecting the loading of some products  on ORCA cards over the internet or by phone.  Every effort is being made to correct this problem.  In-person purchases are not affected.  Until we have a resolution, Metro will allow customers to ride when they indicate to the driver that value has been ordered for their card.  We will provide updates as the situation changes. ORCA readers are functioning.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

King County Metro Holiday Information

On Wednesday, December 31, and Friday, January 2, Metro operates its reduced weekday and ‘When no UW’ schedules, and regular weekday fares apply.  On these days a few commuter routes are completely canceled, and individual trips on some other routes are canceled.

In observance of the New Year’s Day holiday, on Thursday, January 1, Metro operates a Sunday schedule and Sunday fares apply.  If your bus does not normally operate on Sunday, it will not operate on January 1.

Metro offices, including the Customer Information phone line, Lost and Found, and Pass Sales counters will be closed on Thursday.

Long-Term Construction Reroutes –

35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St

NW Neptune Pl & Triton Dr NW

  • Monday, 4/28/14–Sunday, 4/26/15;
  • Metro route 18 is rerouted in the North Beach area;
  • Buses are traveling via a one-way counter-clockwise loop along NW 100th St, NW Neptune Pl and 24th Av NW.

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

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

Travel safely and have a great afternoon.

Metro’s Wednesday PM commute time has begun; there are known ORCA website problems, plus service advisories & alerts

Metro’s Wednesday afternoon commute time has begun.

The ORCA system is experiencing technical problems affecting the loading of some products  on ORCA cards over the internet or by phone.  Every effort is being made to correct this problem.  In-person purchases are not affected.  Until we have a resolution, Metro will allow customers to ride when they indicate to the driver that value has been ordered for their card.  We will provide updates as the situation changes. ORCA readers are functioning.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

King County Metro Holiday Information

On Wednesday, December 31, and Friday, January 2, Metro operates its reduced weekday and ‘When no UW’ schedules, and regular weekday fares apply.  On these days a few commuter routes are completely canceled, and individual trips on some other routes are canceled.

In observance of the New Year’s Day holiday, on Thursday, January 1, Metro operates a Sunday schedule and Sunday fares apply.  If your bus does not normally operate on Sunday, it will not operate on January 1.

Metro offices, including the Customer Information phone line, Lost and Found, and Pass Sales counters will be closed on Thursday.

Long-Term Construction Reroutes –

35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St

NW Neptune Pl & Triton Dr NW

  • Monday, 4/28/14–Sunday, 4/26/15;
  • Metro route 18 is rerouted in the North Beach area;
  • Buses are traveling via a one-way counter-clockwise loop along NW 100th St, NW Neptune Pl and 24th Av NW.

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

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

Travel safely and have a great afternoon.

 

Metro’s Wednesday AM commute time has ended; there are known ORCA website problems, Metro Holiday info, plus service advisories & alerts

Metro’s Wednesday morning commute time is winding down.

The ORCA system is experiencing technical problems affecting the loading of some products  on ORCA cards over the internet or by phone.  Every effort is being made to correct this problem.  In-person purchases are not affected.  Until we have a resolution, Metro will allow customers to ride when they indicate to the driver that value has been ordered for their card.  We will provide updates as the situation changes. ORCA readers are functioning.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

King County Metro Holiday Information

On Wednesday, December 31, and Friday, January 2, Metro operates its reduced weekday and ‘When no UW’ schedules, and regular weekday fares apply.  On these days a few commuter routes are completely canceled, and individual trips on some other routes are canceled.

In observance of the New Year’s Day holiday, on Thursday, January 1, Metro operates a Sunday schedule and Sunday fares apply.  If your bus does not normally operate on Sunday, it will not operate on January 1.

Metro offices, including the Customer Information phone line, Lost and Found, and Pass Sales counters will be closed on Thursday.

Long-Term Construction Reroutes –

35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St

NW Neptune Pl & Triton Dr NW

  • Monday, 4/28/14–Sunday, 4/26/15;
  • Metro route 18 is rerouted in the North Beach area;
  • Buses are traveling via a one-way counter-clockwise loop along
    NW 100th St, NW Neptune Pl and 24th Av NW.

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

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

Travel safely and have a great morning.