Concerned about preserving and improving our roads, bridges, highways, and Metro bus service? Here’s a chance to learn about potential funding solutions and share your views.

- Photo by Ned Ahrens, King County
Photo by Ned Ahrens, King County

As the state Legislature seeks common ground on transportation funding, elected officials from cities and King County will hold an open house and town hall meeting to highlight what’s at stake for our roads, bridges, highways, and transit service. The open house and town hall meeting are co-hosted by the Sound Cities Association, the City of Bellevue and King County.

Town hall meeting and open house: Transportation at a crossroads
Wednesday, June 19
5:30-6:30 p.m. – open house and comment period
6:30-8 p.m. – moderated panel discussion and questions
Bellevue City Hall, concourse and council chambers
450 110th Ave NE, Bellevue

Speakers and panelists include:

  • Bellevue Mayor Conrad Lee
  • Auburn Mayor Pete Lewis
  • Kenmore Mayor Dave Baker
  • Kirkland Mayor Joan McBride
  • Mercer Island Mayor Bruce Bassett
  • Sammamish Councilmember Don Gerend
  • County Councilmember Jane Hague
  • County Councilmember Rod Dembowski
  • Deputy King County Executive Fred Jarrett

Join the conversation on Twitter using #TransFuture

Learn more about King County’s transportation future.

Can’t be there? Send questions to the speakers
Email or tweet to @kcmetrobus.

To request an interpreter or reasonable accommodations, contact Sara Stefano at or 206-263-9770. To help us accommodate your requests, please contact us by Monday, June 17.