Open house for proposed Market Street changes

As we’ve written before, The Seattle Department of Transportation and King County Metro are hoping to make changes to Market Street and Route 44. According to SDOT, the changes will “promote faster travel, provide better schedule reliability and will include enhanced bus stops.” The two agencies will be holding a public open house later this […]

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Metro reduces schedule for holidays

With 20 to 40 percent fewer riders around the holidays, Metro will be reducing service starting this Thursday, Christmas Eve. The reduced weekday schedule will be effective this Thursday and the following Monday through Thursday. The “when no UW” schedule will also be in effect starting next Monday, Dec. 28th. Both Christmas Day and New […]

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Bus fares to increase

With a record number of riders taking the bus, the King County Council has voted to raise fares for Metro Transit. The Council voted on Monday to raise fares by 25 cents in February of next year and another 25 cents the following January. “This fare increase is not as sharp as originally anticipated, but […]

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