Daily Archives: January 16, 2015

Metro’s Friday PM commute time has ended; Rts 122 & 156 continue to be rerouted, Sunday Seahawks game, MLK Jr Day holiday service, plus more…

Metro’s Friday evening commute time has ended.

Routes 122 and 156 continue to be rerouted due to a blockage on 8th Av S near S 200th St.  Until further notice, use the stops on 8th Av S north of S 194th St or on Des Moines Memorial Dr S south of S 200th St.

Thanks for your patience and for using Metro’s services.

Martin Luther King Jr Day

In observance of the Martin Luther King Jr holiday, Metro will operate
its Reduced Weekday and “When no UW” schedules on Monday,
January 19.  Regular fares apply.

Most Metro and King County offices, including Metro’s Customer
Information, Lost & Found and Pass Sales offices will be closed Monday.
The Customer Information call center will reopen on Tuesday.

The West Seattle & Vashon Island Water Taxi routes will not operate
on Monday.

Get around the region with the Puget Sound Trip Planner app

The Puget Sound Trip Planner app—available for Apple and Android mobile devices—allows riders to plan a trip that covers many transportation choices, including buses, rail, ferries, streetcars, and water taxis.  It merges popular features available on existing trip planners and offers real-time predictions for bus arrivals.

Whether getting around Seattle, or commuting from Everett, Olympia or Issaquah, the Puget Sound Trip Planner makes the best use of your time and energy.  Get this free app for your iPhone or Android today.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

Routing Revision –

Routes 64 & 65 have returned to their previous routing
on 35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St

  • Friday, 1/16, 12:00 Noon – Permanently;
  • Metro routes 64 & 65 have resumed their previous routing
    in both directions, on 35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St.
  • The Thornton Creek Confluence Project has been completed and
    service will no longer operate on Sand Point Wy NE or Lake City Wy NE.

Construction Reroute – 

Route 44 is not serving NE Pacific St, UW Hospital,
Stadium or Montlake areas, in both directions

  • Friday, 1/16-Monday, 2/16, at all times;
  • Metro Route 44 is rerouted;
  • Heading toward Ballard, its first stop is northbound on
    15th Av NE just north of NE 42nd St;
  • Heading toward the U-District, the last stop is southbound
    on 15th Av NE just north of NE Campus Pkwy.

Event –

Seahawks at CenturyLink Field

Martin Luther King Jr Day Event

Long-Term Construction Reroutes –

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.

EOYMC will take a holiday on Monday, and will return at 6:00 AM on Tuesday,
January 20, to help keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Travel safely and have a great weekend.

Transit Alert – Routes 122 & 156 are currently rerouted due to a blockage on 8th Av S near S 200th St

Routes 122 and 156 are currently rerouted due to a blockage on 8th Av S near S 200th St.  Until further notice, use the stops on 8th Av S north of S 194th St or on Des Moines Memorial Dr S south of S 200th St.

Thanks for your patience 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 Friday PM commute is continuing; Sunday Seahawks game w/P&R shuttles, MLK Jr Day holiday service, plus transit service advisories

Metro’s Friday evening commute is progressing.

Martin Luther King Jr Day

In observance of the Martin Luther King Jr holiday, Metro will operate
its Reduced Weekday and “When no UW” schedules on Monday,
January 19.  Regular fares apply.

Most Metro and King County offices, including Metro’s Customer
Information, Lost & Found and Pass Sales offices will be closed Monday.
The Customer Information call center will reopen on Tuesday.

The West Seattle & Vashon Island Water Taxi routes will not operate
on Monday.

Get around the region with the Puget Sound Trip Planner app

The Puget Sound Trip Planner app—available for Apple and Android mobile devices—allows riders to plan a trip that covers many transportation choices, including buses, rail, ferries, streetcars, and water taxis.  It merges popular features available on existing trip planners and offers real-time predictions for bus arrivals.

Whether getting around Seattle, or commuting from Everett, Olympia or Issaquah, the Puget Sound Trip Planner makes the best use of your time and energy.  Get this free app for your iPhone or Android today.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

Routing Revision –

Routes 64 & 65 have returned to their previous routing
on 35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St

  • Friday, 1/16, 12:00 Noon – Permanently;
  • Metro routes 64 & 65 have resumed their previous routing
    in both directions, on 35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St.
  • The Thornton Creek Confluence Project has been completed and
    service will no longer operate on Sand Point Wy NE or Lake City Wy NE.

Construction Reroute – 

Route 44 is not serving NE Pacific St, UW Hospital,
Stadium or Montlake areas, in both directions

  • Friday, 1/16-Monday, 2/16, at all times;
  • Metro Route 44 is rerouted;
  • Heading toward Ballard, its first stop is northbound on
    15th Av NE just north of NE 42nd St;
  • Heading toward the U-District, the last stop is southbound
    on 15th Av NE just north of NE Campus Pkwy.

Event –

Seahawks at CenturyLink Field

Martin Luther King Jr Day Event

Long-Term Construction Reroutes –

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 Friday PM commute is progressing; Routes 64 & 65 have resumed previous routing on 35th Av NE, plus other transit service advisories

Metro’s Friday evening commute is continuing.

Martin Luther King Jr Day

In observance of the Martin Luther King Jr holiday, Metro will operate
its Reduced Weekday and “When no UW” schedules on Monday,
January 19.  Regular fares apply.

Most Metro and King County offices, including Metro’s Customer
Information, Lost & Found and Pass Sales offices will be closed Monday.
The Customer Information call center will reopen on Tuesday.

The West Seattle & Vashon Island Water Taxi routes will not operate
on Monday.

Get around the region with the Puget Sound Trip Planner app

The Puget Sound Trip Planner app—available for Apple and Android mobile devices—allows riders to plan a trip that covers many transportation choices, including buses, rail, ferries, streetcars, and water taxis.  It merges popular features available on existing trip planners and offers real-time predictions for bus arrivals.

Whether getting around Seattle, or commuting from Everett, Olympia or Issaquah, the Puget Sound Trip Planner makes the best use of your time and energy.  Get this free app for your iPhone or Android today.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

Routing Revision –

Routes 64 & 65 have returned to their previous routing
on 35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St

  • Friday, 1/16, 12:00 Noon – Permanently;
  • Metro routes 64 & 65 have resumed their previous routing
    in both directions, on 35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St.
  • The Thornton Creek Confluence Project has been completed and
    service will no longer operate on Sand Point Wy NE or Lake City Wy NE.

Construction Reroute – 

Route 44 is not serving NE Pacific St, UW Hospital,
Stadium or Montlake areas, in both directions

  • Friday, 1/16-Monday, 2/16, at all times;
  • Metro route 44 is rerouted;
  • Heading toward Ballard, its first stop is northbound on
    15th Av NE just north of NE 42nd St;
  • Heading toward the U-District, the last stop is southbound
    on 15th Av NE just north of NE Campus Pkwy.

Event –

Seahawks at CenturyLink Field

Martin Luther King Jr Day Event

Long-Term Construction Reroutes –

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 Friday PM commute is continuing; Sunday Seahawks game w/P&R shuttles, plus other transit service advisories

Metro’s Friday afternoon commute is progressing.

Martin Luther King Jr Day

In observance of the Martin Luther King Jr holiday, Metro will operate
its Reduced Weekday and “When no UW” schedules on Monday,
January 19.  Regular fares apply.

Most Metro and King County offices, including Metro’s Customer
Information, Lost & Found and Pass Sales offices will be closed Monday.
The Customer Information call center will reopen on Tuesday.

The West Seattle & Vashon Island Water Taxi routes will not operate
on Monday.

Get around the region with the Puget Sound Trip Planner app

The Puget Sound Trip Planner app—available for Apple and Android mobile devices—allows riders to plan a trip that covers many transportation choices, including buses, rail, ferries, streetcars, and water taxis.  It merges popular features available on existing trip planners and offers real-time predictions for bus arrivals.

Whether getting around Seattle, or commuting from Everett, Olympia or Issaquah, the Puget Sound Trip Planner makes the best use of your time and energy.  Get this free app for your iPhone or Android today.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

Routing Revision –

Routes 64 & 65 have returned to their previous routing
on 35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St

  • Friday, 1/16, 12:00 Noon – Permanently;
  • Metro routes 64 & 65 have resumed their previous routing
    in both directions, on 35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St.
  • The Thornton Creek Confluence Project has been completed and
    service will no longer operate on Sand Point Wy NE or Lake City Wy NE.

Construction Reroute – 

Route 44 is not serving NE Pacific St, UW Hospital,
Stadium or Montlake areas, in both directions

  • Friday, 1/16-Monday, 2/16, at all times;
  • Metro Route 44 is rerouted;
  • Heading toward Ballard, its first stop is northbound on
    15th Av NE just north of NE 42nd St;
  • Heading toward the U-District, the last stop is southbound
    on 15th Av NE just north of NE Campus Pkwy.

Event –

Seahawks at CenturyLink Field

Martin Luther King Jr Day Event

Long-Term Construction Reroutes –

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 Friday PM commute has begun; Routes 64 & 65 have resumed previous routing on 35th Av NE, plus other transit service advisories

Metro’s Friday afternoon commute has begun.

Get around the region with the Puget Sound Trip Planner app

The Puget Sound Trip Planner app—available for Apple and Android mobile devices—allows riders to plan a trip that covers many transportation choices, including buses, rail, ferries, streetcars, and water taxis.  It merges popular features available on existing trip planners and offers real-time predictions for bus arrivals.

Whether getting around Seattle, or commuting from Everett, Olympia or Issaquah, the Puget Sound Trip Planner makes the best use of your time and energy.  Get this free app for your iPhone or Android today.

Martin Luther King Jr Day

In observance of the Martin Luther King Jr holiday, Metro will operate
its Reduced Weekday and “When no UW” schedules on Monday,
January 19.  Regular fares apply.

Most Metro and King County offices, including Metro’s Customer
Information, Lost & Found and Pass Sales offices will be closed Monday.
The Customer Information call center will reopen on Tuesday.

The West Seattle & Vashon Island Water Taxi routes will not operate
on Monday.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

Routing Revision –

Routes 64 & 65 have returned to their previous routing
on 35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St

  • Friday, 1/16, 12:00 Noon – Permanently;
  • Metro routes 64 & 65 have resumed their previous routing
    in both directions, on 35th Av NE between NE 95th St & NE 110th St.
  • The Thornton Creek Confluence Project has been completed and
    service will no longer operate on Sand Point Wy NE or Lake City Wy NE.

Construction Reroute – 

Route 44 is not serving NE Pacific St, UW Hospital,
Stadium or Montlake areas, in both directions

  • Friday, 1/16-Monday, 2/16, at all times;
  • Metro Route 44 is rerouted;
  • Heading toward Ballard, its first stop is northbound on
    15th Av NE just north of NE 42nd St;
  • Heading toward the U-District, the last stop is southbound
    on 15th Av NE just north of NE Campus Pkwy.

Event –

Seahawks at CenturyLink Field

Martin Luther King Jr Day Event

Long-Term Construction Reroutes –

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 Friday AM commute time ended; Seahawks Div Champ Rally @ 9:30 AM, Seahawks Sunday @ 12:05 PM, try Metro’s new iOS & Android Trip Planner apps

Metro’s Friday morning commute has ended….

Get around the region with the Puget Sound Trip Planner app

The Puget Sound Trip Planner app—available for Apple and Android mobile devices—allows riders to plan a trip that covers many transportation choices, including buses, rail, ferries, streetcars, and water taxis.  It merges popular features available on existing trip planners and offers real-time predictions for bus arrivals.

Whether getting around Seattle, or commuting from Everett, Olympia or Issaquah, the Puget Sound Trip Planner makes the best use of your time and energy.  Get this free app for your iPhone or Android today.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

Construction Reroute 

UW’s Montlake Triangle Project
Route 44 will not be serving NE Pacific St, UW Hospital,
Stadium or Montlake areas

  • Friday, 1/16-Monday, 2/16, at all times;
  • Metro route 44 will be rerouted;
  • Heading toward Ballard, its first stop will be northbound on
    15th Av NE just north of NE 42nd St;
  • Heading toward the U-District, the last stop will be southbound
    on 15th Av NE just north of NE Campus Pkwy.

Event Reroutes –

Seahawks NFC Divisional Championship Rally

Seahawks at CenturyLink Field

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 keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.