One Question

One Question for Metro Head Kevin Desmond

One question about Metro's financial status for Metro GM Kevin Desmond.

10/09/2014 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Quantifying Gentrification

Caffeinated News featuring endorsing, budgeting, and busing.

10/09/2014 By Morning Fizz


Metro Chief: Cuts Would Slash "Meat and Muscle" of Service

At Transportation Choices Coalition forum, Metro head Kevin Desmond lays out the (potential) bleak future for bus service in King County.

02/10/2014 By Erica C. Barnett


Metro Says it Could Have to Eliminate 65 Routes, Cut 86 More

King County Metro says it may have to eliminate 65 bus routes, and cut 86 more, if the legislature fails to give them local funding options, forcing 17 percent cuts.

04/01/2013 By Erica C. Barnett


King County Metro GM Debunks "Myths" from Washington Policy Center

The head of King County Metro debunks some of the "myths" around the impact of potential cuts to bus service.

07/25/2011 By Erica C. Barnett


Officials Predict Dire Consequences Without $20 Transit Fee

At a forum at city hall this afternoon, Metro and city officials offer a dire outlook if the county fails to pass a temporary fee to pay for transit.

07/08/2011 By Erica C. Barnett