Transportation

Campus Voice Is Heard on Metro Cuts

Date posted: May 16, 2014
Bellevue College group walks into Metro Cuts Meeting in Bellevue

The Council heard loud and clear from Bellevue College yesterday for the Public Testimony on the proposed cuts.


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 …more about Keep Route 271 on Campus!


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…


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.


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!


Need a Car? Try CarShare!

Date posted: March 27, 2014
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Exciting News for all of us who don’t have an electric car of our own: the Nissan LEAF of Bellevue College’s own Enterprise CarShare fleet is now available for personal use! And it gets better…


Resources to Fit Your Commuting Style this Spring!

Date posted: March 18, 2014
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Ready for Spring? We’re sure ready to help you enjoy the ride to campus – be it rain or shine! Transportation assistance, ORCA to go, BC RideMatch and more…


Low Income Metro Bus Fare Approved

Date posted: February 26, 2014
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The King County Council approved a low income fare program on Feb. 24th, one of the few in the country. The eligibility threshold for the low-income fare would be 200 percent of the Federal Poverty Level…


Seeking Volunteers to Promote Transportation Alternatives!

Date posted: February 24, 2014
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Are you a bus rider, avid carpooler, or alternative transportation user? Don’t know so much about transportation, but have great interpersonal skills and want to help move BC towards sustainability? Then we want YOU!


Strong Effort to Prevent Metro Re-Route

Date posted: January 30, 2014
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To try and avoid the service reductions, specifically the reroute of the 245 and 271, there have been several steps taken and it is looking positive for BC due to the magnitude of response…