Monthly Archives: June 2016

Metro’s Thursday PM Commute: Rt 628 is rerouted off SE Ridge St between Warren Av SE & Douglas Av SE; Mariners game at 7:10 PM, plus more…

The Community Shuttle Route 628 is rerouted off of SE Ridge St between Warren Av SE and Douglas Av SE, due to an event.

Use the stops on Fairway Av SE or on Douglas Av SE.

This reroute is expected to last through the end of service this evening.

We apologize for any inconvenience, and we appreciate your patience.

Independence Day observed Monday, July 4

In observance of Independence Day on Monday, July 4, Metro Transit will operate a Sunday schedule, with 25 additional buses put in service following the major fireworks display at Lake Union.

  • Metro offices – including the Customer Information, pass sales and Lost & Found offices – will be closed.  Visit Metro’s online Regional Trip Planner to plan your transit trip.
  • If your bus does not normally operate on Sunday, it will not operate on Monday.
  • The West Seattle Water Taxi will operate a Saturday schedule, as will DART Shuttle routes 773 and 775.
  • The Vashon Island Water Taxi route will not operate on Monday.
  • The South Lake Union Streetcar will operate an extended schedule with service until 12:00 midnight and First Hill Streetcar will operate a weekday schedule until 1:00 AM.

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 –

Mariners Home Stand thru July 3

  • Thursday, 6/30-Saturday, 7/2, 7:10 PM game time &
    Sunday, 7/3 at 1:10 PM.
  • There is no premium or special transit service to or from games.
  • Ride regularly scheduled transit service to & from games.
  • Lots of transit service goes near Safeco Field.
  • SODO-area transit service operates via regular routes & stops and there are no post-game reroutes.
  • There is no transit service on 1st Av S north of S Lander St.
  • Expect traffic & possible transit delays before & after games on routes that serve SODO, Pioneer Square & the DSTT.

Burien Cycling Criterium & 4th of July Parade

Bellevue Dog Jog

Issaquah Down Home Parade

Celebrate Kirkland 4th of July Parade

Bothell 4th of July Parade

Admiral District Family Parade

Family 4th at Lake Union

 Lake City Farmers Market

Magnolia Farmers Market

Auburn Farmers Market

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 Thursday PM Commute: Expect possible transit service delays for buses using the southbound I-405 Bellevue/Renton corridor, plus more

Independence Day observed Monday, July 4

In observance of Independence Day on Monday, July 4, Metro Transit will operate a Sunday schedule, with 25 additional buses put in service following the major fireworks display at Lake Union.

  • Metro offices – including the Customer Information, pass sales and Lost & Found offices – will be closed.  Visit Metro’s online Regional Trip Planner to plan your transit trip.
  • If your bus does not normally operate on Sunday, it will not operate on Monday.
  • The West Seattle Water Taxi will operate a Saturday schedule, as will DART Shuttle routes 773 and 775.
  • The Vashon Island Water Taxi route will not operate on Monday.
  • The South Lake Union Streetcar will operate an extended schedule with service until 12:00 midnight and First Hill Streetcar will operate a weekday schedule until 1:00 AM.

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 –

Mariners Home Stand thru July 3

  • Thursday, 6/30-Saturday, 7/2, 7:10 PM game time &
    Sunday, 7/3 at 1:10 PM.
  • There is no premium or special transit service to or from games.
  • Ride regularly scheduled transit service to & from games.
  • Lots of transit service goes near Safeco Field.
  • SODO-area transit service operates via regular routes & stops and there are no post-game reroutes.
  • There is no transit service on 1st Av S north of S Lander St.
  • Expect traffic & possible transit delays before & after games on routes that serve SODO, Pioneer Square & the DSTT.

Burien Cycling Criterium & 4th of July Parade

Bellevue Dog Jog

Issaquah Down Home Parade

Celebrate Kirkland 4th of July Parade

Bothell 4th of July Parade

Admiral District Family Parade

Family 4th at Lake Union

 Lake City Farmers Market

Magnolia Farmers Market

Auburn Farmers Market

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 Thursday PM Commute: Expect possible transit service delays for buses using the southbound I-405 Bellevue/Renton corridor, plus more

Independence Day observed Monday, July 4

In observance of Independence Day on Monday, July 4, Metro Transit will operate a Sunday schedule, with 25 additional buses put in service following the major fireworks display at Lake Union.

  • Metro offices – including the Customer Information, pass sales and Lost & Found offices – will be closed.  Visit Metro’s online Regional Trip Planner to plan your transit trip.
  • If your bus does not normally operate on Sunday, it will not operate on Monday.
  • The West Seattle Water Taxi will operate a Saturday schedule, as will DART Shuttle routes 773 and 775.
  • The Vashon Island Water Taxi route will not operate on Monday.
  • The South Lake Union Streetcar will operate an extended schedule with service until 12:00 midnight and First Hill Streetcar will operate a weekday schedule until 1:00 AM.

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 –

Mariners Home Stand thru July 3

  • Thursday, 6/30-Saturday, 7/2, 7:10 PM game time &
    Sunday, 7/3 at 1:10 PM.
  • There is no premium or special transit service to or from games.
  • Ride regularly scheduled transit service to & from games.
  • Lots of transit service goes near Safeco Field.
  • SODO-area transit service operates via regular routes & stops and there are no post-game reroutes.
  • There is no transit service on 1st Av S north of S Lander St.
  • Expect traffic & possible transit delays before & after games on routes that serve SODO, Pioneer Square & the DSTT.

Burien Cycling Criterium & 4th of July Parade

Bellevue Dog Jog

Issaquah Down Home Parade

Celebrate Kirkland 4th of July Parade

Bothell 4th of July Parade

Admiral District Family Parade

Family 4th at Lake Union

 Lake City Farmers Market

Magnolia Farmers Market

Auburn Farmers Market

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 Thursday PM Commute: Expect transit service delays for buses using the I-5 Northgate/Seattle corridor, plus Mariners game at 7:10 PM

Expect possible transit service delays for buses using the I-5 Northgate to downtown Seattle corridor due to heavy traffic congestion.

Route 208 continues to be rerouted in both directions off of Douglas Av SE, Fairway Av SE and SE Ridge St due to an event.

Use the stops on Snoqualmie Pkwy just west of Douglas Av SE or east of Fairway Av SE.

This reroute is expected to continue through the end of service this evening.

We apologize for any inconvenience, and we appreciate your patience.

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 –

Mariners Home Stand thru July 3

  • Thursday, 6/30-Saturday, 7/2, 7:10 PM game time &
    Sunday, 7/3 at 1:10 PM.
  • There is no premium or special transit service to or from games.
  • Ride regularly scheduled transit service to & from games.
  • Lots of transit service goes near Safeco Field.
  • SODO-area transit service operates via regular routes & stops and there are no post-game reroutes.
  • There is no transit service on 1st Av S north of S Lander St.
  • Expect traffic & possible transit delays before & after games on routes that serve SODO, Pioneer Square & the DSTT.

Burien Cycling Criterium & 4th of July Parade

Bellevue Dog Jog

Issaquah Down Home Parade

Celebrate Kirkland 4th of July Parade

Bothell 4th of July Parade

Admiral District Family Parade

Family 4th at Lake Union

 Lake City Farmers Market

Magnolia Farmers Market

Auburn Farmers Market

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 Thursday PM Commute: Mariners game at 7:10 PM, Route 208 continues to be rerouted, plus events that may impact your commute

Route 208 continues to be rerouted in both directions off of Douglas Av SE, Fairway Av SE and SE Ridge St due to an event.

Use the stops on Snoqualmie Pkwy just west of Douglas Av SE or east of Fairway Av SE, until the end of service.

We apologize for any inconvenience, and we appreciate your patience.

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 –

Mariners Home Stand thru July 3

  • Thursday, 6/30-Saturday, 7/2, 7:10 PM game time &
    Sunday, 7/3 at 1:10 PM.
  • There is no premium or special transit service to or from games.
  • Ride regularly scheduled transit service to & from games.
  • Lots of transit service goes near Safeco Field.
  • SODO-area transit service operates via regular routes & stops and there are no post-game reroutes.
  • There is no transit service on 1st Av S north of S Lander St.
  • Expect traffic & possible transit delays before & after games on routes that serve SODO, Pioneer Square & the DSTT.

Burien Cycling Criterium & 4th of July Parade

Bellevue Dog Jog

Issaquah Down Home Parade

Celebrate Kirkland 4th of July Parade

Bothell 4th of July Parade

Admiral District Family Parade

Family 4th at Lake Union

 Lake City Farmers Market

Magnolia Farmers Market

Auburn Farmers Market

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 Thursday PM Commute: Route 208 is currently rerouted off Snoqualmie Pkwy between Douglas Av SE and Fairway Av SE due to an event

Route 208 is currently rerouted in both directions off of Douglas Av SE, Fairway Av SE and SE Ridge St due to an event.

Use the stops on Snoqualmie Pkwy just west of Douglas Av SE or east of Fairway Av SE, until further notice.

Thank you for your patience.

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 –

Mariners Home Stand thru July 3

  • Thursday, 6/30-Saturday, 7/2, 7:10 PM game time &
    Sunday, 7/3 at 1:10 PM.
  • There is no premium or special transit service to or from games.
  • Ride regularly scheduled transit service to & from games.
  • Lots of transit service goes near Safeco Field.
  • SODO-area transit service operates via regular routes & stops and there are no post-game reroutes.
  • There is no transit service on 1st Av S north of S Lander St.
  • Expect traffic & possible transit delays before & after games on routes that serve SODO, Pioneer Square & the DSTT.

Burien Cycling Criterium & 4th of July Parade

Bellevue Dog Jog

Issaquah Down Home Parade

Celebrate Kirkland 4th of July Parade

Bothell 4th of July Parade

Admiral District Family Parade

Family 4th at Lake Union

 Lake City Farmers Market

Magnolia Farmers Market

Auburn Farmers Market

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 Thursday AM Commute: Mariners game at 7:10 PM, Transit service using Interurban Av S continues to be rerouted in the Tukwila area

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 –

Mariners Home Stand thru July 3

  • Thursday, 6/30-Saturday, 7/2, 7:10 PM game time &
    Sunday, 7/3 at 1:10 PM.
  • There is no premium or special transit service to or from games.
  • Ride regularly scheduled transit service to & from games.
  • Lots of transit service goes near Safeco Field.
  • SODO-area transit service operates via regular routes & stops and there are no post-game reroutes.
  • There is no transit service on 1st Av S north of S Lander St.
  • Expect traffic & possible transit delays before & after games on routes that serve SODO, Pioneer Square & the DSTT.

Burien Cycling Criterium & 4th of July Parade

Bellevue Dog Jog

Issaquah Down Home Parade

Celebrate Kirkland 4th of July Parade

Bothell 4th of July Parade

Admiral District Family Parade

Family 4th at Lake Union

 Lake City Farmers Market

Magnolia Farmers Market

Auburn Farmers Market

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.