Northwest NEWS

November 20, 2000


Metro ready for snow or ice

When snow or ice pose a driving hazard, Metro will reroute service or operate chained shuttles on some bus routes to bypass hazardous, hill streets.Snow reroute information is available in timetables with the snowflake symbol on the front. Customers can also get reroute information on the Internet at or by calling Metro's rider information line, (206) 553-3000/voice or (206) 684-1739/TTY-TDD.
   Bus rider can also subscribe to King County Alert!, an e-mail service that notifies subscribers when a significant number of Metro buses are rerouted. Transit customers can sign up on the Web at