October Forum: Transportation and West Seattle: Metro, Viaduct, Streets, Future?

Bus Transit, Tunnel Construction, and More!  Join Sustainable West Seattle for our October Community Forum, Monday, October 15, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at West Seattle Senior Center, 4217 SW Oregon St., around the corner from California-Oregon intersection, upstairs.

Join us for an evening’s discussion of the changes afoot for transportation in and connecting West Seattle. The evening will include ¬†presentations and open dialog on:

  • The new RapidRide service (RapidRide C)and other route changes Metro will have in place affecting West Seattle;
  • Effects of the continuing Alaska Way Viaduct work on the West Seattle, our southern neighbors, and the rest of the city;
  • A Study of High Capacity Transit from downtown to Ballard and the implications for rail access to West Seattle;
  • The condition of West Seattle thoroughfares and the multiple visions for Fauntleroy Way, Delridge Way and California Avenue.

Our panel includes:

  • Seattle Council Transportation Chair Tom Rasmussen;
  • King County Exec. Transportation Advisor Chris Arkills;
  • Metro Director of Service Development Victor Obeso;
  • Seattle Transit Blog Editor-in-Chief Martin Duke; and
  • Director of Seattle Department of Transportation Peter Hahn.