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Routes 7, 14 & 36 have resumed normal service on S Jackson St between 10 Av S & 12 Av S

Routes 7, 14 & 36 have returned to normal operation on S Jackson St between 10th Av S & 12th Av S.

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

Transit Alert – Routes 7, 14 & 36 are rerouted off of S Jackson St between 10 Av S & 12 Av S, due to a blockage

Routes 7, 14 & 36 are rerouted off of S Jackson St between 10th Av S & 12th Av S, due to a blockage.

Routes 7 & 14 – Use stops on S Jackson St west of 10th Av S or east of 12th Av S.

Route 36 – Use stops on S Jackson St west of 10th Av S or on Rainier Av S south of S King St.

Expect major delays in transit service.

Your patience is appreciated.

Metro’s Wednesday AM Commute: Transit service delays on commuter routes are expected to subside as traffic congestion clears…

Thanks for joining us this morning!

Transit service delays on commuter routes headed to Seattle are expected to subside as traffic congestion clears.

Your patience is appreciated.

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Fare revisions began March 1

  • Fares have increased by 25¢ per trip for adults, youth, seniors and people with disabilities for all regularly scheduled transit services.
  • The fare has increased by 50¢ per trip for Access paratransit service.
  • The new ORCA LIFT reduced fare of $1.50 per trip is available for qualifying riders.

Visit Metro Online Fares & ORCA Passes page for complete information.

Spring Transit Service Revisions began on February 14

Visit Metro Online Special Rider Alert Service Change page for complete information on Spring transit service revisions, including new hours for Customer Service.

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 -

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Kirkland Shamrock 5K Run

St. Patrick’s Day Dash

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’ll return at 3 PM to help keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Metro’s Tuesday AM Commute: Transit service getting through with minor delays along WB I-90 Express lanes; earlier blockage cleared near west high rise…

Expect minor service delays to subside on commuter routes travelling westbound along the I-90 Express lanes near the west high rise; an earlier accident has been cleared.

Transit service delays are expected to subside on commuter routes travelling from north and south King County; traffic congestion clearing as we approach the end of AM Peak commute.

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Fare revisions began March 1

  • Fares have increased by 25¢ per trip for adults, youth, seniors and people with disabilities for all regularly scheduled transit services.
  • The fare has increased by 50¢ per trip for Access paratransit service.
  • The new ORCA LIFT reduced fare of $1.50 per trip is available for qualifying riders.

Visit Metro Online Fares & ORCA Passes page for complete information.

Spring Transit Service Revisions began on February 14

Visit Metro Online Special Rider Alert Service Change page for complete information on Spring transit service revisions, including new hours for Customer Service.

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 -

St Patrick’s Day Parade

Kirkland Shamrock 5K Run

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’ll return at 3 PM this afternoon to help keep an Eye on Your Metro Commute.

Metro’s Thursday AM Commute: Transit service has returned to normal operations on northbound East Marginal Way South

Metro Routes 113, 121, 122, 123 and 154 have returned to normal operations on northbound East Marginal Way S after an earlier blockage.

Thank you for your patience and for using Metro’s services.

Metro’s Wednesday AM Commute:Routes 111, 114, 212, 214, 216, 217, 218 and 219 and Sound Transit routes 550 and 554 are currently rerouted off of westbound I-90 near Rainier Av S

Metro routes 111, 114, 212, 214, 216, 217, 218 and 219 and Sound Transit routes 550 and 554 are currently rerouted off of westbound I-90 near Rainier Av S, due to an earlier blockage.

The stops on I-90 at the Rainier Avenue Freeway Station are missed during this revised routing.

We appreciate your patience.

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

Metro’s Wednesday AM Commute: Sound Transit routes 550 & 554 are currently rerouted off of eastbound I-90 near Rainier Av S

Sound Transit routes 550 and 554 are currently rerouted off of eastbound I-90 near Rainier Av S, due to a blockage.

The stop eastbound on I-90 at the Rainier Av Freeway Station is missed during this revised routing.

For alternate service between downtown Seattle and Rainier Av S, use Route 7 southbound on 3rd Av or eastbound on S Jackson St.

We appreciate your patience.

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