Daily Archives: March 9, 2016

Metro’s Wednesday PM Commute – Transit delays through/near downtown Seattle and major roadways should begin to subside as the evening commute winds down

Metro routes 5 and 355 continue to be rerouted off of Greenwood Av N at N 85th St due to area street closures, until further notice.

  • Route 5 is rerouted off of Greenwood Av N between N 80th St and Holman Rd N.
    – Heading towards downtown Seattle use the stops southbound on Greenwood Av N north of N 90th St or south of N 80th St.
    – Heading towards Shoreline Community College use the stops northbound on Greenwood Av N south of N 80th St or north of Holman Rd N.
  • Route 355 is rerouted off of Greenwood Av N between N 90th St and N 85th St.
    – Heading toward downtown Seattle use the stops southbound on Greenwood Av N just south of N 97th St or eastbound on N 85th St just east of Fremont Av N.
    – Heading toward Shoreline Community College use the stops westbound on N 85th St just east of Aurora Av N or northbound on Greenwood Av N just north of N 100th St.

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Events Reroutes–

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Kirkland Shamrock 5K Run

St. Patrick’s Day Dash

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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.

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

We are here weekdays from 6-9 AM and 3-7 PM to help keep an Eye on your Metro Commute.

Metro’s Wednesday PM Commute: Expect possible significant transit service delays for buses traveling through/near downtown Seattle

Expect possible significant transit service delays for buses traveling through and near downtown Seattle this evening due to weather and an event at the Seattle Center.

All transit service, including buses traveling across Lake Washington, on I-5, on other arterials and surface streets and within and adjacent to downtown Seattle, including the transit tunnel, could be affected.

We apologize for any inconvenience and greatly appreciate your patience.

Metro routes 5 and 355 continue to be rerouted off of Greenwood Av N at N 85th St due to area street closures, until further notice.

  • Route 5 is rerouted off of Greenwood Av N between N 80th St and Holman Rd N.
    – Heading towards downtown Seattle use the stops southbound on Greenwood Av N north of N 90th St or south of N 80th St.
    – Heading towards Shoreline Community College use the stops northbound on Greenwood Av N south of N 80th St or north of Holman Rd N.
  • Route 355 is rerouted off of Greenwood Av N between N 90th St and N 85th St.
    – Heading toward downtown Seattle use the stops southbound on Greenwood Av N just south of N 97th St or eastbound on N 85th St just east of Fremont Av N.
    – Heading toward Shoreline Community College use the stops westbound on N 85th St just east of Aurora Av N or northbound on Greenwood Av N just north of N 100th St.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

Events Reroutes–

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Kirkland Shamrock 5K Run

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.

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

We are here weekdays from 6-9 AM and 3-7 PM to help keep an Eye on your Metro Commute.

Transit Alert – Expect transit service delays in the downtown Seattle and Seattle Center areas

Expect possible significant transit service delays for buses traveling through and near downtown Seattle this evening due to weather and an event at the Seattle Center.

All transit service, including buses traveling across Lake Washington, on I-5, on other arterials and surface streets and within and adjacent to downtown Seattle, including the transit tunnel, could be affected.

We apologize for any inconvenience and greatly appreciate your patience.

Metro’s Wednesday PM Commute: Rts 5 & 355 continue to be rerouted in Greenwood; service delays continue for buses on I-5 Northgate/DT Seattle

Metro routes 5 and 355 continue to be rerouted off of Greenwood Av N at N 85th St due to area street closures, until further notice.

  • Route 5 is rerouted off of Greenwood Av N between N 80th St and Holman Rd N.
    – Heading towards downtown Seattle use the stops southbound on Greenwood Av N north of N 90th St or south of N 80th St.
    – Heading towards Shoreline Community College use the stops northbound on Greenwood Av N south of N 80th St or north of Holman Rd N.
  • Route 355 is rerouted off of Greenwood Av N between N 90th St and N 85th St.
    – Heading toward downtown Seattle use the stops southbound on Greenwood Av N just south of N 97th St or eastbound on N 85th St just east of Fremont Av N.
    – Heading toward Shoreline Community College use the stops westbound on N 85th St just east of Aurora Av N or northbound on Greenwood Av N just north of N 100th St.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

Events Reroutes–

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Kirkland Shamrock 5K Run

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.

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

We are here weekdays from 6-9 AM and 3-7 PM to help keep an Eye on your Metro Commute.

Metro’s Wednesday PM Commute: Expect possible service delays for buses on I-5 Northgate/DT Seattle & I-405 Bellevue/Renton corridors, plus more…

Metro routes 5 and 355 continue to be rerouted off of Greenwood Av N at N 85th St due to area street closures, until further notice.

  • Route 5 is rerouted off of Greenwood Av N between N 80th St and Holman Rd N.
    – Heading towards downtown Seattle use the stops southbound on Greenwood Av N north of N 90th St or south of N 80th St.
    – Heading towards Shoreline Community College use the stops northbound on Greenwood Av N south of N 80th St or north of Holman Rd N.
  • Route 355 is rerouted off of Greenwood Av N between N 90th St and N 85th St.
    – Heading toward downtown Seattle use the stops southbound on Greenwood Av N just south of N 97th St or eastbound on N 85th St just east of Fremont Av N.
    – Heading toward Shoreline Community College use the stops westbound on N 85th St just east of Aurora Av N or northbound on Greenwood Av N just north of N 100th St.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

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.

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

We are here weekdays from 6-9 AM and 3-7 PM to help keep an Eye on your Metro Commute.

Transit Alert Update – Routes 48 & 994 have resumed normal operation along NW 85th St between 3rd Av NW and Linden Av N

Metro route 48 and School Custom Bus Route 994 have resumed normal operation along NW 85th St between 3rd Av NW and Linden Av N in the Greenwood area.

Routes 5 and 355 continue to be rerouted off of Greenwood Av N at N 85th St due to area street closures, until further notice.

  • Route 5 is rerouted off of Greenwood Av N between N 80th St and Holman Rd N.
    – Heading towards downtown Seattle use the stops southbound on Greenwood Av N north of N 90th St or south of N 80th St.
    – Heading towards Shoreline Community College use the stops northbound on Greenwood Av N south of N 80th St or north of Holman Rd N.
  • Route 355 is rerouted off of Greenwood Av N between N 90th St and N 85th St.
    – Heading toward downtown Seattle use the stops southbound on Greenwood Av N just south of N 97th St or eastbound on N 85th St just east of Fremont Av N.
    – Heading toward Shoreline Community College use the stops westbound on N 85th St just east of Aurora Av N or northbound on Greenwood Av N just north of N 100th St.

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

Metro’s Wednesday PM Commute: Transit service continues to be rerouted off of N 85th St & Greenwood Av N, until further notice

Metro Routes 5, 48, 355 and Custom Bus Route 994 continue to be rerouted off of N 85th St and Greenwood Av N due to area street closures from an earlier blockage, until further notice.

  • Route 5 is rerouted off of Greenwood Av N between N 80th St and Holman Rd N.
    – Heading towards downtown Seattle use the stops southbound on Greenwood Av N north of N 90th St or south of N 80th St.
    – Heading towards Shoreline Community College use the stops northbound on Greenwood Av N south of N 80th St or north of Holman Rd N.
  • Route 48 is rerouted off of N 85th St between 3rd Av NW and Linden Av N.
    – Heading toward Mt Baker Transit Center use the stops eastbound on NW 85th St just east of 8th Av NW or eastbound on N 85th St just west of Aurora Av N.
    – Heading toward Loyal Heights use the stops westbound on N 85th St just east of Aurora Av N or westbound on NW 85th St just west of 8th Av NW.
  • Route 355 is rerouted off of Greenwood Av N between N 90th St and N 85th St.
    – Heading toward downtown Seattle use the stops southbound on Greenwood Av N just south of N 97th St or eastbound on N 85th St just east of Fremont Av N.
    – Heading toward Shoreline Community College use the stops westbound on N 85th St just east of Aurora Av N or northbound on Greenwood Av N just north of N 100th St.
  • Custom Bus Route 994 is rerouted off of NW 85th St between 3rd Av NW and Linden Av N.
    – Heading toward Lakeside School use the stops eastbound on NW 85th St just west of 8th Av NW or eastbound on N 85th St just west of Wallingford Av N.
    – Heading toward downtown Seattle use the stops westbound on N 85th St just west of Wallingford Av N or southbound on 8th Av NW just south of NW 80th St.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

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

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.

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

We are here weekdays from 6-9 AM and 3-7 PM to help keep an Eye on your Metro Commute.