Help us understand how you currently get around the SR-520 corridor so we can make the best improvements to our transit system.
Metro and Sound Transit want your input on transit service in the State Route 520 corridor.
This includes routes 252, 255, 257, 268, 277, 311, ST 540, ST 541 ST 542, ST 545, ST 555, ST 556.
Most of these routes connect Eastside communities to downtown Seattle. Downtown Seattle is experiencing rapid job and population growth and many large projects are planned in the next few years that will impact the transportation network and increase travel times for these routes.
Metro and Sound Transit are considering changes to improve service and ensure that transit between Eastside and downtown Seattle continues to be an attractive option for riders. Your input will inform us as we look at possible changes such as:
- Re-orienting routes to the University of Washington Link light rail station to connect riders to a fast (6 minutes to Westlake Station) and reliable trip downtown.
- Reinvesting saved resources back into these routes to improve frequency, reduce crowding, or provide service later or earlier or on weekends,
- Providing new commuter service across SR-520 to connect Eastside communities to South Lake Union.
More information about the project and how to be involved is available on the project webpage.
Try our new online survey tool
Open Town Hall is a new online space for community conversations and sharing ideas. You can take part as either a registered or unregistered user and choose to share your feedback for others to see or keep your responses anonymous.
Registered users will be asked to sign in and your responses will be shown on the website. By registering you can manage your response after posting it. You can also choose to be notified about future surveys related to this project.
Unregistered users’ responses are anonymous and will only be shared with King County staff.
To answer a survey question, use the Your Response link. If you registered and would like to see the responses of other registered users, use the Feedback link. If you experience technical issues with this survey, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for participating and sharing your input. Your input will shape service concepts that we will take back out for feedback in another round of outreach later this spring.