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New ORCA system for regional transit launched

Posted on May 16, 2022

Today, the new and improved ORCA system launched for hundreds of thousands of transit customers across the Puget Sound region with access to a new myORCA.com website, myOR

Trail open north of Winters House

Posted on May 11, 2022

Trail users will now be able to access the Heritage Loop Trail from SE Bellevue Way via the access path located north of the Winters House.

New ORCA card system begins on May 16

Posted on May 3, 2022

Starting May 16, hundreds of thousands of ORCA transit customers across the Puget Sound region will have access to a new website, smartphone app, and real-time value loading for their ORCA cards.

Masks recommended on transit

Posted on April 26, 2022

From King County Metro: Guided by a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) statement on Monday night, King County Metro will no longer require masks on transit. However, Public Health – Seattle & King County recommends that people wear masks in indoor public transportation settings at this time.

Join us and weigh in on "multimodal concurrency"!

Posted on April 26, 2022

Join the Bellevue Transportation Department and share your comments on proposed transportation code amendments at an upcoming virtual open house.

Bellevue expands, adds traffic safety tools downtown

Posted on April 7, 2022

Two new technology tools designed to make streets safer and more efficient are being installed this week at downtown intersections. They hold the potential for reducing deadly traffic incidents.

Bike events are back!

Posted on March 21, 2022

After years of cancelled, scaled back and Zoomified bike events thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Seattle bike events calendar is finally starting to fill up with community celebrations, rides and more.

Before 2020, you could pretty much design your whole social schedule around bike events (and some of you did!). We are not quite there yet, but I’m seeing a huge increase in the number of event notices dropping into my inbox. I can’t wait to see a lot of you at community bike events again. I have missed it so much.

Sound Transit announces March 2022 Service Change

Posted on March 17, 2022

Service changes for Sound Transit service will take effect next month. The changes include additional reductions as well as extending reductions that were implemented at the end of 2021 on certain ST Express routes due to operator shortages. The reductions will affect frequency of service on weekdays only.

The Service Change on March 19

Posted on March 8, 2022

King County Metro’s all-day, frequent, regional network continues to welcome more riders to transit.

After restoring 36 routes in October 2021, Metro will revise schedules and make further improvements starting March 19, 2022.

Metro to maintain service levels, ridership capacity with March 19 service change

Posted on March 7, 2022

From King County Metro: King County Metro’s all-day, frequent, regional network continues to welcome more riders to transit. After restoring 36 routes in October 2021, Metro will make further improvements starting March 19, 2022.