Transit

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Homeless Riders Rack Up Bus Fare Fines

King County Metro says that it will review its system to account for RapidShare users who can’t pay.

 

View of Rainier from Mailbox Peak. Photo by Sara Bernard

Car-Free Hiking! Metro Launches Shuttle to Select Trails

The Issaquah Alps program could lead to transit service to farther-out areas like Mailbox Peak.

 

Jessyn! Watch out! Photo by Nathalie Graham

Jessyn Farrell, Tim Eyman Spar Over Light Rail, Car Tabs

Farrell is using Eyman’s new ballot measure to trumpet her mass transit bona fides; Eyman’s using Eyman for Eyman.

Jessyn! Watch out! Photo by Nathalie Graham
Does this train go to Everett? Maybe not. Photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

Trump Budget Presents a Major Threat to Sound Transit Plan

The agency was counting on $5 billion in federal grants to complete the regional transit system approved by voters in the fall.

Does this train go to Everett? Maybe not. Photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren
With the Pronto failure under its belt, City Hall will try to regulate a new breed of bikeshare. City Hall photo by Rootology, bike photo courtesy of Spin

Seattle Could Have Cheap, Functional Bikeshare By Mid-June

Council is prepping for an expected influx of privately-owned rent-a-bikes you can park anywhere.

With the Pronto failure under its belt, City Hall will try to regulate a new breed of bikeshare. City Hall photo by Rootology, bike photo courtesy of Spin
What I Learned Living One Year Without a Car In Seattle

What I Learned Living One Year Without a Car In Seattle

It’s the only way to escape gridlock. But is it worth it?

What I Learned Living One Year Without a Car In Seattle
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