Transportation

Bike Bellevue Program

Bike Safety Upgrades in Bellevue Put on Hold, Faces Community Debate

According to The Urbanist, bicycle safety upgrades planned to be made by the City of Bellevue have been put on hold. This affects the Downtown Bellevue, Wilburton, and BelRed neighborhoods.  The program, Bike Bellevue, serves to enhance the city’s multimodal transportation system and help make it safer and more equitable, […]

City of Bellevue, 2 Line

Sound Transit Prepares for Eastside Light Rail Launch in Spring 2024

In anticipation of the launch of the Eastside light rail starter line this spring, Sound Transit has initiated regular practice runs between the South Bellevue and Redmond Technology stations. These runs occur every 10 to 15 minutes and mark the beginning of enhanced public transportation in the area. The upcoming […]

Eastrail Partners Bellevue

Northup Connector Now Open Between Eastrail and 520 Trail

Since the beginning of December, the new connection between the Eastrail and State Route 520 bike route has been complete. The Northup Connector ramp allows trail users in Bellevue to connect directly between the Eastrail and Northup Way, which is part of the 520 trail that runs from Montlake in […]

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Tesla Cybertruck to be on Display at Bellevue Square

Shoppers at Bellevue Square will have a chance to see the much anticipated Tesla Cybertruck. According to security for Bellevue Square, the pickup truck will be available for viewing soon. Security confirmed that the Cybertruck will be coming to Bellevue Square, as they have to logistically figure out how to […]

East Link Light Rail Testing 2023

Light Rail in Bellevue Begins Next Phase of Testing

The next phase of light rail testing has begun with operators. As of Wednesday, November 1, Sound Transit is preparing its Eastside “Starter Line” for service. There are no passengers riding the light rail at this time. According to the City of Bellevue, trains are running more often between the […]

City of Bellevue

Bellevue Transit Center Closed Weekend of Sept 8 for Improvements

The intersection of 108th Avenue Northeast and Northeast 6th Street will be closed from 10pm Friday, September 8th, to 5am Monday, September 11th. The Bellevue Transit Center will be closed during the closure. A temporary bus stop will be setup on 106th Avenue Northeast Northeast 6th Street. The project includes […]

East Link Light Rail Bellevue

Light Rail to Begin Service on Eastside in Spring 2024

Sound Transit has set the wheels in motion for the start of passenger operations on the highly anticipated Link 2 Line, facilitating travel between the South Bellevue and Redmond Technology stations. This is scheduled to take place in the Spring 2024. Notably, the strategic move to initiate service on this […]

Circuit Electric Shuttle

Free Electric Shuttle Program in Bellevue to Begin August 1st

Beginning August 1st, those in Bellevue will be able to request a free 100% electric shuttle, BellHop, through an app. The electric ride travels within the downtown area and to other nearby city attractions. Offered in partnership with Visit Bellevue and Circuit, BellHop will cover an approximate four-mile radius from […]