West Seattle Blog… | TRAFFIC, TRANSIT, WEATHER: Winter Solstice Tuesday
6:03 Good morning!
Winter begins at 7:59 am. A predominantly cloudy forecast kicks off the season, with rain likely later.
BUS, BOAT TAXI, FERRIES
Metro is on her regular weekday schedule. look @kcmetrobus for travel word cancellations. (Vacation plans: This Friday, Metro will be on the Sunday schedule; Christmas Day will be a regular Saturday schedule.)
Ferries and water taxi: WSF is continuing a two-boat program on the Fauntleroy-Vashon-Southworth line. Check here for alerts / updates. The water taxi is at his regular schedule. (Vacation plans: No water taxi service on Friday or Saturday.)
BRIDGES AND DETOUR ROUTES
6378th morning without the West Seattle Bridge. Here are views of other bridges and routes:
Low bridge: Automated application cameras remain in use; restrictions are in effect from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily – except weekends; the bridge is open to everyone until 8 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday mornings. (Access applications are available here for certain categories of drivers.)
the South Bridge of 1st Avenue (card):
South Park Bridge:
West Marginal Way to Highland Park Way (if this camera and the next one are still misaligned late in the morning, we’ll ask SDOT what’s going on):
Highland Park Way / Holden:
The 5-lane junction (Spokane / Marginal West / Delridge / Chelan):
View all local traffic cameras here; locally relevant cameras are also on this WSB page.
Problems in the streets / paths / bridges / water? Please let us know – SMS (but not if you are driving!) 206-293-6302.