Transportation

How this quarter’s Metro route cuts will affect you

Date posted: August 28, 2014
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Beginning September 27th, King County Metro will be implementing widespread bus route cuts that will affect many BC student’s commutes. The cuts come in the face of decreasing revenues over the past several years. 28 routes will be deleted, and 13 routes revised to fit the current budget. In order to maintain services, the Metro […]

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Volunteer Opportunities with Hopelink Mobility Management!

Date posted: August 28, 2014
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Hopelink Mobility Management Team needs YOU! Make new friends, get involved on campus and make connections by volunteering with Hopelink. Help people save money, time, and the environment by answering questions and informing students and staff of Bellevue College about alternate transportation methods to campus. When: 2+ hour shifts between 8am-3pm on September 22nd – September […]

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Transportation Assistance Comes to Campus

Date posted: July 30, 2014
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  Sustainability at Bellevue College is happy to welcome back Hopelink’s Mobility Management team to our campus to help achieve our transportation programs and awareness this year! Last week Hopelink and teams of BC student volunteers provided students and faculty with resources and travel plans to help get to and from campus. Hopelink is a nonprofit […]

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Route 271 – Update and Outlook

Date posted: June 17, 2014
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Transportation is on the minds of students and staff at Bellevue College. The bus cuts loom over the heads of transit riders, while those in vehicles are facing greater degrees of traffic. Not only do commute times increase but so do the costs – all while transportation alternatives diminish. Through this haze, the Bellevue College […]

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Cyclists Audit Bellevue Bikeability!

Date posted: May 30, 2014
Bike To Work Month at Bellevue College

Bike To Work Month was all May long on the campus of Bellevue College…

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Campus Voice Is Heard on Metro Cuts

Date posted: May 16, 2014
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The Council heard loud and clear from Bellevue College yesterday for the Public Testimony on the proposed cuts.

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Keep Route 271 on Campus!

Date posted: May 2, 2014
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Yesterday Metro sent a service change ordinance to the King County Council that cuts service to campus for Bellevue College’s most heavily used route, the 271 – our link to downtown Bellevue. The reroute would eliminate a stop serving over 900 students, employees and visitors daily and run the bus on 148th which serves 1 […]

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College Presidents Voice Their Concern

Date posted: May 2, 2014
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The Presidents of 10 community and technical colleges in King County are disappointed. Read their letter to King County Councilmember about Metro cuts here…

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Cut to Bus 271 at BC Would Impact +900

Date posted: April 25, 2014
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Yesterday Metro sent a service change ordinance to the King County Council that cuts service for Bellevue College’s most heavily used route, the 271, which serves over 900 students, employees and visitors daily.

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Going Electric

Date posted: April 15, 2014
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What is all the buzz about electric cars lately? Come visit the upcoming Transportation Fair and speak with electric vehicle owners to find out if you might be going electric soon too!

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