TRAFFIC/TRANSIT TODAY: Pre-holiday Thursday watch

(SDOT MAP with travel times/video links; is the ‘low bridge’ closed? LOOK HERE)

7:03 AM: No incidents reported so far in or from West Seattle.

REMINDERS FOR TOMORROW: The King County Water Taxi will be out of service Friday in observance of Veterans Day; also, no school tomorrow, and many other closures … Tomorrow night, the Battery Street Tunnel will be closed both ways, 11:59 pm Friday to 6 am Saturday, during paving work above the tunnel.

7:12 AM: Just in from Metro:

A Route 55 bus also was skipped half an hour ago.

9:27 AM: Relatively uneventful commute. But we also keep watch throughout the day/night, so if you see/hear about a problem your West Seattle neighbors should be aware of, please let us know (if/when you can safely/legally use your phone) – 206-293-6302.

One other transportation-related note: The Washington State Ferries Triangle Task Force meets 4:30-7 pm at Fauntleroy Church (9140 California SW).

And we end on a cheery note – it’s a transit-related tweet from Jeremy:

3 Replies to "TRAFFIC/TRANSIT TODAY: Pre-holiday Thursday watch"

  • newnative November 9, 2017 (7:15 am)

    The 7:19 #56 has been cancelled, as was an earlier #55.  And I just gotta say there are tons of people filling the 57!  We need more service. 

  • Azimuth November 9, 2017 (12:48 pm)

    My sincerest apologies to the woman in the white, expensive SUV this morning honking at me while I waited  for backed-up northbound traffic to clear so I could safely turn left from Dakota onto Delridge, and then illegally passing me on my left to make the turn into oncoming traffic. At least I was close enough to her car to rap on it a couple times with my hand to let her know how wrong I was!

  • JanS November 9, 2017 (2:55 pm)

    that left turn from Dakota to Delridge to go north is a crapshoot. I spent 2 years going to the dialysis center on Dakota , and would just go around the block to Andover to make my left. Was much easier. And, yes, privileged women in big white expensive SUVs always come first, doncha know? ;-) 

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