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Online open house for the Northeast Spring Boulevard between 124th and 130th Avenues Northeast project

Posted on October 2, 2023

The Bellevue Transportation Department is working on the preliminary design to create a new multi-modal connection on

A ‘New Energy’ arrives as Executive Constantine unveils new colors for Metro’s electric fleet

Posted on October 2, 2023

From King County Metro: King County Executive Dow Constantine unveiled one of Metro’s next-generation battery-electric buses wrapped in the new colors of the fleet today at Metro’s South Base. Called “The New Energy,” the livery design is a mix of electric yellow and seafoam blue, is a visual representation of Metro’s commitment to helping combat climate change and will be outfitted on all the new vehicles joining the fleet. 

Metro leader recognized for excellence with national ‘TDM Champion Award’

Posted on September 25, 2023

From King County Metro: The TDM Champion Award recognizes a member who has made significant contributions to the industry and profession and has demonstrated commitment and dedication through leadership on the local and/or national level. The TDM Champion Award is selected by the ACT National Board President and approved by the ACT Executive Committee.

Sound Transit Online Open House

Posted on September 25, 2023

From Sound Transit: Learn more about potential changes to Link light rail fares and parking in upcoming Bellevue Stations. Visit the online open house and take our survey now through Oct. 22

Council Roundup: Hearing for Transportation Benefit District

Posted on September 15, 2023

At Monday’s City Council meeting, a public hearing was held on the city’s intended assumption of the existing Bellevue Transportation Benefit District. The council formed the district in July. 

Transforming transit for a greener tomorrow

Posted on September 5, 2023

From King County Metro: This Op-Ed, written by Carrie Lee, was published in Intelligent Transport, a European-based magazine that focuses on urban public transportation throughout the world. Carrie, who was Metro’s Sustainability and Climate Program Manager, is now the Greenhouse Gas Emission Program Manager in the King County Executive’s Climate Office.

Upcoming Eastrail Closures in Bellevue

Posted on August 29, 2023

From King County Metro: Eastrail will be closed in Bellevue between 108th Ave NE and 120th Ave NE for work to build a new ramp which will connect the Eastrail to the 520 Trail. The closed section is approximately between the South Kirkland Park and Ride and the Spring District in Bellevue. Closure dates: August 31 - September 1, September 5-8 and September 11-15

King County Metro will update its transit schedules September 2 to improve trip reliability for riders

Posted on August 28, 2023

From King County Metro: Based on these criteria, the Fall 2023 schedule includes temporary service reductions to 12 routes (Routes 7, 10, 20, 28, 36, 73, 79, 225, 230, 231, 255, 345), and temporary suspensions to 20 routes (Routes 15, 16, 18, 29, 55, 64, 114, 121, 167, 190, 214, 216, 217, 232, 237, 268, 301, 304, 320 and 342). Weekend reductions are limited to three routes (20, 28 and 73). 

Long-term daytime lane closure on Northup Way in Bellevue under way for I-405 seismic retrofit project

Posted on August 28, 2023

From WSDOT: From 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on weekdays, Northup Way will be reduced to one lane between 116th Avenue Northeast and Northeast 33rd Place. Flaggers will alternate traffic through the work zone.