Monthly Archives: March 2015

Metro’s Tuesday PM Commute: Earlier transit delays are subsiding for buses traveling through the DSTT, along I-5 and crossing the lake bridges, plus more…

Earlier transit delays are subsiding for buses traveling through the DSTT, along I-5 and crossing the lake bridges.

Thank you for your patience.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

What will change when Link comes to Capitol Hill and the UW?

Starting in 2016, Sound Transit’s University Link light rail extension will connect the University District with Capitol Hill, downtown Seattle, Rainier Valley, and Sea-Tac Airport. The Link extension will add two stations: one on Capitol Hill, at Broadway and E John Street, and one at the University of Washington’s Husky Stadium.

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.  Get this free app for your iPhone or Android today.

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

Events –

Burien UFO Festival

Sounders FC match

  • Saturday, 4/4 at 7:00 PM;
  • Ride regularly scheduled Transit service to or near CenturyLink Field.  There is no premium or special Transit service provided by Metro;
  • Expect traffic & possible Transit delays before and after games on routes that serve SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle area;
  • Regular fares apply.

Long-Term Construction Reroute –

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 Wednesday at 6:00 AM to help keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Metro’s Tuesday PM Commute: Transit delays for buses using the DSTT, along I-5 Northgate/UW corridor, & crossing the lake bridges, plus more

Buses traveling through the Downtown Seattle Transit Tunnel are experiencing delays due to an earlier blockage.

Expect possible transit delays for buses traveling on southbound I-5 between Northgate and the UW due to extremely heavy traffic.

Buses crossing the Lake Washington bridges may be experiencing delays due to heavy traffic in both directions.

Your patience is appreciated.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

What will change when Link comes to Capitol Hill and the UW?

Starting in 2016, Sound Transit’s University Link light rail extension will connect the University District with Capitol Hill, downtown Seattle, Rainier Valley, and Sea-Tac Airport. The Link extension will add two stations: one on Capitol Hill, at Broadway and E John Street, and one at the University of Washington’s Husky Stadium.

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.  Get this free app for your iPhone or Android today.

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

Events –

Burien UFO Festival

Sounders FC match

  • Saturday, 4/4 at 7:00 PM;
  • Ride regularly scheduled Transit service to or near CenturyLink Field.  There is no premium or special Transit service provided by Metro;
  • Expect traffic & possible Transit delays before and after games on routes that serve SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle area;
  • Regular fares apply.

Long-Term Construction Reroute –

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.

Metro’s Tuesday PM Commute: Possible transit delays on the I-5 Northgate/UW corridor & crossing the lake bridges; Metro Visioning Workshop tonight and more

Expect possible transit delays for buses traveling on southbound I-5 between Northgate and the UW due to extremely heavy traffic.

Buses crossing the Lake Washington bridges may be experiencing delays due to heavy traffic in both directions.

Your patience is appreciated.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

Visioning Workshop: Help shape the future of Metro Transit

Come hear a panel of experts speak, and share your own ideas in a break-out session tonight Tuesday, March 31, from 6:00-8:00 PM at the Seattle Central Library in the Microsoft Auditorium (1000 Fourth Avenue Seattle, WA 98104).

Get Involved! Send us your questions to ask the speakers at www.kcmetrovision.org.

What will change when Link comes to Capitol Hill and the UW?

Starting in 2016, Sound Transit’s University Link light rail extension will connect the University District with Capitol Hill, downtown Seattle, Rainier Valley, and Sea-Tac Airport. The Link extension will add two stations: one on Capitol Hill, at Broadway and E John Street, and one at the University of Washington’s Husky Stadium.

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.  Get this free app for your iPhone or Android today.

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

Events –

Burien UFO Festival

Sounders FC match

  • Saturday, 4/4 at 7:00 PM;
  • Ride regularly scheduled Transit service to or near CenturyLink Field.  There is no premium or special Transit service provided by Metro;
  • Expect traffic & possible Transit delays before and after games on routes that serve SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle area;
  • Regular fares apply.

Long-Term Construction Reroute –

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.

Metro’s Tuesday PM Commute: Possible transit delays on SB I-5 along the Northgate/UW corridor; Metro Visioning Workshop tonight and more

Expect possible transit delays for buses traveling on southbound I-5 between Northgate and the UW due to extremely heavy traffic.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

Visioning Workshop: Help shape the future of Metro Transit

Come hear a panel of experts speak, and share your own ideas in a break-out session tonight Tuesday, March 31, from 6:00-8:00 PM at the Seattle Central Library in the Microsoft Auditorium (1000 Fourth Avenue Seattle, WA 98104).

Get Involved! Send us your questions to ask the speakers at www.kcmetrovision.org.

What will change when Link comes to Capitol Hill and the UW?

Starting in 2016, Sound Transit’s University Link light rail extension will connect the University District with Capitol Hill, downtown Seattle, Rainier Valley, and Sea-Tac Airport. The Link extension will add two stations: one on Capitol Hill, at Broadway and E John Street, and one at the University of Washington’s Husky Stadium.

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.  Get this free app for your iPhone or Android today.

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

Events –

Burien UFO Festival

Sounders FC match

  • Saturday, 4/4 at 7:00 PM;
  • Ride regularly scheduled Transit service to or near CenturyLink Field.  There is no premium or special Transit service provided by Metro;
  • Expect traffic & possible Transit delays before and after games on routes that serve SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle area;
  • Regular fares apply.

Long-Term Construction Reroute –

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

Metro’s Tuesday PM Commute: Metro Visioning Workshop tonight and more

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

Visioning Workshop: Help shape the future of Metro

Come hear a panel of experts speak, and share your own ideas in a break-out session tonight Tuesday, March 31, from 6:00-8:00 PM at the Seattle Central Library in the Microsoft Auditorium (1000 Fourth Avenue Seattle, WA 98104).

Get Involved! Send us your questions to ask the speakers at www.kcmetrovision.org.

What will change when Link comes to Capitol Hill and the UW?

Starting in 2016, Sound Transit’s University Link light rail extension will connect the University District with Capitol Hill, downtown Seattle, Rainier Valley, and Sea-Tac Airport. The Link extension will add two stations: one on Capitol Hill, at Broadway and E John Street, and one at the University of Washington’s Husky Stadium.

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.  Get this free app for your iPhone or Android today.

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

Events –

Burien UFO Festival

Sounders FC match

  • Saturday, 4/4 at 7:00 PM;
  • Ride regularly scheduled Transit service to or near CenturyLink Field.  There is no premium or special Transit service provided by Metro;
  • Expect traffic & possible Transit delays before and after games on routes that serve SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle area;
  • Regular fares apply.

Long-Term Construction Reroute –

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

Metro’s Tuesday AM Commute: Routes 143 & DART 907 continue to be rerouted, Metro Visioning Workshop 3/31, and more

Routes 143 and DART 907 continue to be rerouted off Renton Maple Valley Rd SE between 196th Av SE and SE 231st St, due to a blockage.

Use the stops north of 196th Av SE or south of SE 231st St.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

Visioning Workshop: Help shape the future of Metro Transit

Come hear a panel of experts speak, and share your own ideas in a break-out session this Tuesday, March 31, from 6:00-8:00 PM at the Seattle Central Library in the Microsoft Auditorium (1000 Fourth Avenue Seattle, WA 98104).

Get Involved! Send us your questions to ask the speakers at www.kcmetrovision.org.

What will change when Link comes to Capitol Hill and the UW?

Starting in 2016, Sound Transit’s University Link light rail extension will connect the University District with Capitol Hill, downtown Seattle, Rainier Valley, and Sea-Tac Airport. The Link extension will add two stations: one on Capitol Hill, at Broadway and E John Street, and one at the University of Washington’s Husky Stadium.

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.  Get this free app for your iPhone or Android today.

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

Events –

Sounders FC match

  • Saturday, 4/4 at 7:00 PM;
  • Ride regularly scheduled Transit service to or near CenturyLink Field.  There is no premium or special Transit service provided by Metro;
  • Expect traffic & possible Transit delays before and after games on routes that serve SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle area;
  • Regular fares apply.

Long-Term Construction Reroute –

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.

Metro’s Tuesday AM Commute: Routes 143 & DART 907 continue to be rerouted, Metro Visioning Workshop 3/31, and more

Routes 143 and DART 907 continue to be rerouted off Renton Maple Valley Rd SE between 196th Av SE and SE 231st St, due to a blockage.

Use the stops north of 196th Av SE and south of SE 231st St.

Routes 238, 257 & 277 have resumed normal route in both directions on NE 132nd St.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

Visioning Workshop: Help shape the future of Metro Transit

Come hear a panel of experts speak, and share your own ideas in a break-out session this Tuesday, March 31, from 6:00-8:00 PM at the Seattle Central Library in the Microsoft Auditorium (1000 Fourth Avenue Seattle, WA 98104).

Get Involved! Send us your questions to ask the speakers at www.kcmetrovision.org.

What will change when Link comes to Capitol Hill and the UW?

Starting in 2016, Sound Transit’s University Link light rail extension will connect the University District with Capitol Hill, downtown Seattle, Rainier Valley, and Sea-Tac Airport. The Link extension will add two stations: one on Capitol Hill, at Broadway and E John Street, and one at the University of Washington’s Husky Stadium.

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.  Get this free app for your iPhone or Android today.

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

Events –

Sounders FC match

  • Saturday, 4/4 at 7:00 PM;
  • Ride regularly scheduled Transit service to or near CenturyLink Field.  There is no premium or special Transit service provided by Metro;
  • Expect traffic & possible Transit delays before and after games on routes that serve SODO, Stadium, Pioneer Square & downtown Seattle area;
  • Regular fares apply.

Long-Term Construction Reroute –

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