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City of Bellevue I-405 Access Study Online Open House: Aug. 3-21

Posted on July 31, 2020

View the proposed alternatives and share your thoughts.

Groundbreaking study: traffic-cam monitoring can improve road safety

Posted on July 13, 2020

The City of Bellevue, Transoft Solutions Inc., developers of transportation engineering software and road safety analytic technology, and the Together for Safer Roads coalition have partnered on a first-of-its kind, citywide analysis of traffic camera video with the goal of improving safety for all road users. The results of this project have been published in three technical reports, plus an executive summary.

Overnight WB and EB I-90 to Bellevue Way SE Ramp Closures

Posted on July 10, 2020

From Sound Transit:

In order to continue work on the elevated guideway which will bring the trains over I-90 crews will be closing the eastbound and westbound I-90 off ramps to Bellevue Way SE nightly from Monday, July 13 to Thursday, July 16. Each closure will happen from 9 pm to 5 am.

Curb Work on 112th Avenue NE and Main Street in downtown Bellevue

Posted on July 9, 2020

From Sound Transit:

Beginning on Monday, July 13, crews will be performing curb corner work at the intersection of 112th Avenue Northeast and Main Street, specifically at the northeast corner. In preparation for this work, crews will be closing sidewalks and one right lanes adjacent to the work in downtown Bellevue. This work is scheduled to occur for approximately 2-3 weeks, Monday - Friday.

Transit Alert – Metro service is continuing with fare suspension and some service reductions

Posted on June 30, 2020

From King County Metro:

Heading into the first full weekend of summer, Metro continues to operate with some service reductions as well as the continuation of suspended fares on Metro service. 

Changes to Eastrail (formerly ERC trail) begin as early as June 22

Posted on June 29, 2020

From Sound Transit:

As early as Monday, June 22, Sound Transit’s contractor Hensel Phelps will open the north trail connection and the 120th Ave NE frontage trail next to the Operations and Maintenance Facility East construction site.

The current connection to 120th Ave NE on the south side of OMF East is closing. The trail running on the west side of OMF East will dead end until a future connection to the Wilburton Light Rail Station is completed.

Bike Everywhere Month proclamation

Posted on June 29, 2020

At the June 29 Bellevue City Council meeting, the mayor and city council proclaimed June 2020 as Bike Everywhere Month in Bellevue to recognize and encourage the hundreds of thousands of riders in Washington state who bike for travel and recreation.

Fares on many ST Express bus routes to resume July 1; flat fare to be implemented systemwide

Posted on June 22, 2020

Sound Transit will implement a flat adult fare of $3.25 on all ST Express bus routes when fare collection resumes. The new fare structure eliminates the previous two-zone fare system in favor of one simple fare throughout the ST Express service area. 

I-405 ramps to eastbound I-90 to close for weekend work

Posted on June 17, 2020

As part of Bellevue’s Mountains to Sound Greenway trail project, the northbound and southbound ramps from I-405 to eastbound I-90 will be closed from 10:30 p.m. Friday, June 19, to 5 a.m. Monday, June 22.