Choose Your Way Bellevue News & Updates

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Input sought for demonstration bikeway downtown

Summary: The City of Bellevue is exploring ways to make downtown a safe, comfortable place for people to ride bikes.
Publication: City of Bellevue news release

Weekend of Nov. 18-19: Bellevue Way SE and ramps to I-90 closed

Summary: During the closure, all lanes of Bellevue Way Southeast between the Wye at 112th Avenue Southeast and I-90 will be closed. All ramps between Bellevue Way Southeast and I-90 will also be closed. Local access will be maintained to all residential driveways along Bellevue Way Southeast. Emergency access will be maintained.

Public invited to mark completion of key mobility projects

Summary: Community members and others are invited to celebrate important transportation projects designed to accommodate future growth and provide a new travel corridor between downtown and the BelRed area.
Publication: City of Bellevue news release

Weekday construction traffic impacts: Week of Nov. 13-17

Summary: Monday- Friday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.: As needed, one northbound lane of Bellevue Way Southeast may be closed from the north end of the South Bellevue Station site to the Wye at 112th Avenue Southeast.

SR 520 trail scheduled to reach Montlake after Thanksgiving

Summary: Construction crews are hard at work finishing the SR 520 bicycle and pedestrian trail’s extension to Montlake.

Survey and event on bike share services in Bellevue

Summary: The City of Bellevue is exploring the public’s interest in privately run bike share services as part of the Pedestrian & Bicycle Implementation Initiative.

Long-term closure on 110th Ave NE scheduled to begin in October

Summary: This fall, Sound Transit will begin a long-term closure of a portion of 110th Avenue Northeast between Northeast 4th and Northeast 6th streets.
Publication: Sound Transit website

Students back on the road Thursday for first day of school

Summary: Students in the Bellevue School District head back to class on Thursday, Aug. 31, to begin the 2017-2018 school year.

New Park-and-Ride option in south Bellevue – served by ST Route 550

Summary: A new temporary park-and-ride lot has been opened in south Bellevue. The new lot located at 1624 Bellevue Way SE, provides parking for up to fifty vehicles and includes four signed 15-minue parking spaces designated for pickup and drop-off. The lot is served by ST routes 550, 555/556 and KC Metro route 249.

I-90 drivers gain new HOV lanes between Mercer Island and Seattle

Summary: Express lanes now permanently closed to vehicle traffic to allow for light rail construction
Publication: WSDOT website

King County Metro has launched a partnership w/Diamond Parking to create new neighborhood parking options

Summary: King County Metro has launched a partnership with Diamond Parking Service in order to provide a new option for people to connect to transit services.

Carpool parking permits are coming to select Park & Ride lots

Summary: Metro Transit will set aside priority spaces for carpoolers with free permits. Spaces will be reserved for permit holders arriving until 8:30am weekdays at select park & ride lots.