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Archive for February, 2019

Winter Weather Routing: Saturday, February 16, 2019- 9:30 am

February 16th, 2019 by mnash

The following routes are operating on normal routing:

  • #2 Fort Worden
  • #3 Castle Hill Connector
  • #4 Upper Sims Loop
  • #11 Port Townsend Shuttle
  • #6 Tri-area Loop
  • #7 Poulsbo / Port Ludlow / Tri-Area Route
  • #8 Sequim Route

The following Routes are operating with limited service:

  • #1 Brinnon / Quilcene / Tri-Area Route:
    • The #1 Brinnon will end its route at the Blackpoint stop before heading back to Port Townsend. No Service to Triton Cove or connection to Mason Transit due to heavy slush and snow at Triton Cove. Jefferson Transit anticipates the #1 Brinnon service connection at Triton Cove with Mason Transit will resume at that earliest on Wednesday, February 20.    Please check Jefferson Transit’s website for updates Tuesday, February 19 after 3:00 pm
  • Olympic Connection:
    • Expect delays. Amanda Park passengers please be aware if the lot is not plowed at the Amanda Park Mercantile, the driver will not be able to pull

Winter Weather Tips:

  • If your trip includes connecting with other transit agencies or WSDOT ferry service, before heading out, please check connecting agency websites for possible route delays or route closures.
  • Give yourself plenty of time to get to your bus stop.
  • Use bus stops on main arterial streets.
  • If your stop is on a hill, wait for the bus at the top or bottom of the hill, not the middle.
  • Buses may run late, please anticipate that it may take longer to reach your destination.
  • Your bus may slide when it stops. When you see the bus, step back from the curb on the sidewalk or grass. Wait until the bus comes to a complete stop then approach the door.
  • Dress warmly.
  • The floor of the bus may be slippery.  Please use caution.
  • If you are traveling after dark, carry a flashlight.

See All Route Deviation Maps.

 

 

Winter Weather Routing: Friday, February 15, 2019- 5:30 pm

February 15th, 2019 by mnash

The following routes are operating on normal routing:

  • #2 Fort Worden
  • #3 Castle Hill Connector
  • #4 Upper Sims Loop
  • #11 Port Townsend Shuttle
  • #6 Tri-area Loop
  • #7 Poulsbo / Port Ludlow / Tri-Area Route

The following Routes are operating with limited service:

  • #1 Brinnon / Quilcene / Tri-Area Route:
    • The #1 Brinnon will end its route at the Blackpoint stop before heading back to Port Townsend. No Service to Triton Cove or connection to Mason Transit due to heavy slush and snow at Triton Cove. Jefferson Transit anticipates the #1 Brinnon service connection at Triton Cove with Mason Transit will resume at that earliest on Wednesday, February 20.    Please check Jefferson Transit’s website for updates Tuesday, February 19 after 3:00 pm
  • #8 Sequim Route:
    • Jefferson Transit may have difficulty accessing some stops on Highway 101 due to snow accumulation. The following stops have been identified as not serviceable at this time:
      • Gardner Cemetery stop
      • Diamond Point/ Chicken Coop
      • Gardner Store/ Wild Birds Unlimited
  • Olympic Connection:
    • Expect delays. Amanda Park passengers please be aware if the lot is not plowed at the Amanda Park Mercantile, the driver will not be able to pull

Winter Weather Tips:

  • If your trip includes connecting with other transit agencies or WSDOT ferry service, before heading out, please check connecting agency websites for possible route delays or route closures.
  • Give yourself plenty of time to get to your bus stop.
  • Use bus stops on main arterial streets.
  • If your stop is on a hill, wait for the bus at the top or bottom of the hill, not the middle.
  • Buses may run late, please anticipate that it may take longer to reach your destination.
  • Your bus may slide when it stops. When you see the bus, step back from the curb on the sidewalk or grass. Wait until the bus comes to a complete stop then approach the door.
  • Dress warmly.
  • The floor of the bus may be slippery.  Please use caution.
  • If you are traveling after dark, carry a flashlight.

See All Route Deviation Maps.

 

 

Winter Weather Routing: Friday, February 15, 2019- 1:30 pm

February 15th, 2019 by mnash

The following routes are operating on normal routing:

  • #2 Fort Worden
  • #3 Castle Hill Connector
  • #4 Upper Sims Loop
  • #11 Port Townsend Shuttle
  • #6 Tri-area Loop
  • #7 Poulsbo / Port Ludlow / Tri-Area Route

The following Routes are operating with limited service:

  • #1 Brinnon / Quilcene / Tri-Area Route:
    • The #1 Brinnon will end its route at the Blackpoint stop before heading back to Port Townsend. No Service to Triton Cove or connection to Mason Transit due to heavy slush and snow at Triton Cove.
  • #8 Sequim Route:
    • Jefferson Transit may have difficulty accessing some stops on Highway 101 due to snow accumulation. The following stops have been identified as not serviceable at this time:
      • Gardner Cemetery stop
      • Diamond Point/ Chicken Coop
      • Gardner Store/ Wild Birds Unlimited
  • Olympic Connection:
    • Expect delays. Amanda Park passengers please be aware if the lot is not plowed at the Amanda Park Mercantile, the driver will not be able to pull

Winter Weather Tips:

  • If your trip includes connecting with other transit agencies or WSDOT ferry service, before heading out, please check connecting agency websites for possible route delays or route closures.
  • Give yourself plenty of time to get to your bus stop.
  • Use bus stops on main arterial streets.
  • If your stop is on a hill, wait for the bus at the top or bottom of the hill, not the middle.
  • Buses may run late, please anticipate that it may take longer to reach your destination.
  • Your bus may slide when it stops. When you see the bus, step back from the curb on the sidewalk or grass. Wait until the bus comes to a complete stop then approach the door.
  • Dress warmly.
  • The floor of the bus may be slippery.  Please use caution.
  • If you are traveling after dark, carry a flashlight.

See All Route Deviation Maps.

Winter Weather Routing: Thursday, February 14, 2019- 2:00 pm

February 14th, 2019 by mnash

Updated 2/14/19 2:00 pm

The following routes will operate on normal routing:

  • #2 Fort Worden
  • #3 Castle Hill Connector
  • #4 Upper Sims Loop
  • #11 Port Townsend Shuttle
  • #6 Tri-area Loop
    • #6A will resume regular service at 4:00 pm
    • #6B will resume regular service at 3:00 pm
  • #7 Poulsbo / Port Ludlow / Tri-Area Route
    • #7 WIll resume regular service at 3:12 pm

The following Routes will operate with limited service:

  • #1 Brinnon / Quilcene / Tri-Area Route:
    • The #1 Brinnon will end its route at the Blackpoint stop before heading back to Port Townsend. No Service to Triton Cove or connection to Mason Transit for Thursday, February 14, 2019, due to heavy slush and snow at Triton Cove. Please monitor the website for updates on Triton Cove service for Friday.
  • #8 Sequim Route:
    • Jefferson Transit may have difficulty accessing some stops on Highway 101 due to snow accumulation. The following stops have been identified as not serviceable at this time:
      • Gardner Cemetery stop
      • Diamond Point/ Chicken Coop
  • Olympic Connection:
    • Expect delays. Amanda Park passengers please be aware if the lot is not plowed at the Amanda Park Mercantile, the driver will not be able to pull

Winter Weather Tips:

  • If your trip includes connecting with other transit agencies or WSDOT ferry service, before heading out, please check connecting agency websites for possible route delays or route closures.
  • Give yourself plenty of time to get to your bus stop.
  • Use bus stops on main arterial streets.
  • If your stop is on a hill, wait for the bus at the top or bottom of the hill, not the middle.
  • Buses may run late, please anticipate that it may take longer to reach your destination.
  • Your bus may slide when it stops. When you see the bus, step back from the curb on the sidewalk or grass. Wait until the bus comes to a complete stop then approach the door.
  • Dress warmly.
  • The floor of the bus may be slippery.  Please use caution.
  • If you are traveling after dark, carry a flashlight.

See All Route Deviation Maps.

Winter Weather Routing: Thursday, February 14, 2019

February 13th, 2019 by mnash

Jefferson Transit will deviate some routes to snow routing Thursday, February 14, 2019, due to winter weather conditions. Riders should expect delays. If you plan to travel, please check Jefferson Transit’s website for updates on weather-related route detours and possible route closures. Rider Alerts are updated periodically throughout the day.

The following routes will operate on normal routing:

  • #2 Fort Worden
  • #3 Castle Hill Connector
  • #4 Upper Sims Loop
  • #11 Port Townsend Shuttle

The following Routes will operate with limited service:

  • #1 Brinnon / Quilcene / Tri-Area Route:
    • The #1 Brinnon will end its route at the Blackpoint stop before heading back to Port Townsend. No Service to Triton Cove or connection to Mason Transit for Thursday, February 14, 2019, due to heavy slush and snow at Triton Cove. Please monitor the website for updates on Triton Cove service for Friday.
  • #8 Sequim Route:
    • Jefferson Transit may have difficulty accessing some stops on Highway 101 due to snow accumulation. The following stops have been identified as not serviceable at this time:
      • Gardner Cemetery stop
      •  S’Klallam Tribal Center stop
      • Diamond Point/ Chicken Coop
  • Olympic Connection:
    • Expect delays. Amanda Park passengers please be aware if the lot is not plowed at the Amanda Park Mercantile, the driver will not be able to pull into the lot. The driver will pull off at the next roadway.

The following routes deviate to snow routing: 

  • #6 Tri-area Loop:  #6A Snow Routing Map#6B Snow Routing Map
    • Tri-Area loops with not service Pattison St & 7th St:
      • #6A will deviate right on Montgomery, left on Cedar, and left on Ness Corners Rd
      • #6B will deviate to continue on Cedar to Mongomery, right on Montgomery, left on Irondale road
      • The Tri-Area will not service HJ Carol Park.
  • #7 Poulsbo / Port Ludlow / Tri-Area Route: Deviation #1: Snow Routing Map
    •  If you plan to make the Jefferson & Kitsap connection at North Viking, please check Kitsap Transit’s and Jefferson Transit’s websites for route and schedule information.

Winter Weather Tips:

  • If your trip includes connecting with other transit agencies or WSDOT ferry service, before heading out, please check connecting agency websites for possible route delays or route closures.
  • Give yourself plenty of time to get to your bus stop.
  • Use bus stops on main arterial streets.
  • If your stop is on a hill, wait for the bus at the top or bottom of the hill, not the middle.
  • Buses may run late, please anticipate that it may take longer to reach your destination.
  • Your bus may slide when it stops. When you see the bus, step back from the curb on the sidewalk or grass. Wait until the bus comes to a complete stop then approach the door.
  • Dress warmly.
  • The floor of the bus may be slippery.  Please use caution.
  • If you are traveling after dark, carry a flashlight.

See All Route Deviation Maps.

Winter Weather Routing: Wednesday, February 13, 2019- 1:30 pm

February 13th, 2019 by mnash

Updated 2/13/19, 1:30 pm

Jefferson Transit will deviate some routes to snow routing Wednesday, February 13, 2019, due to winter weather conditions. Riders should expect delays. If you plan to travel, please check Jefferson Transit’s website for updates on weather-related route detours and possible route closures. Rider Alerts are updated periodically throughout the day.

The following routes will operate on normal routing:

  • #1 Brinnon / Quilcene / Tri-Area Route:
    • The #1 Brinnon will end its route at the Blackpoint stop before heading back to Port Townsend. No Service to Triton Cove or connection to Mason Transit.
  • #2 Fort Worden
  • #3 Castle Hill Connector
  • #4 Upper Sims Loop
  • #8 Sequim Route:
    • Jefferson Transit may have difficulty accessing some stops on Highway 101 due to snow accumulation. The following stops have been identified as not serviceable at this time:
      • Gardner Cemetery stop
      •  S’Klallam Tribal Center stop
      • Diamond Point/ Chicken Coop
  • #11 Port Townsend Shuttle
  • Olympic Connection: Expect delays. Amanda Park passengers please be aware if the lot is not plowed at the Amanda Park Mercantile, the driver will not be able to pull into the lot. The driver will pull off at the next roadway.

The following routes deviate to snow routing: 

  • #6 Tri-area Loop:  #6A Snow Routing Map#6B Snow Routing Map
    • Tri-Area loops with not service Pattison St & 7th St:
      • #6A will deviate right on Montgomery, left on Cedar, and left on Ness Corners Rd,
      • #6B will deviate to continue on Cedar to Mongomery, right on Montgomery, left on Irondale road
      • The Tri-Area will not service HJ Carol Park.
  • #7 Poulsbo / Port Ludlow / Tri-Area Route: Deviation #1: Snow Routing Map
    •  If you plan to make the Jefferson & Kitsap connection at North Viking, please check Kitsap Transit’s and Jefferson Transit’s websites for route and schedule information.

Winter Weather Tips:

  • If your trip includes connecting with other transit agencies or WSDOT ferry service, before heading out, please check connecting agency websites for possible route delays or route closures.
  • Give yourself plenty of time to get to your bus stop.
  • Use bus stops on main arterial streets.
  • If your stop is on a hill, wait for the bus at the top or bottom of the hill, not the middle.
  • Buses may run late, please anticipate that it may take longer to reach your destination.
  • Your bus may slide when it stops. When you see the bus, step back from the curb on the sidewalk or grass. Wait until the bus comes to a complete stop then approach the door.
  • Dress warmly.
  • The floor of the bus may be slippery.  Please use caution.
  • If you are traveling after dark, carry a flashlight.

See All Route Deviation Maps.

Winter Weather Routing: Wednesday, February 13, 2019- 12:00 pm

February 13th, 2019 by mnash

Updated 2/13/19, 12:00 pm

Jefferson Transit will deviate some routes to snow routing Wednesday, February 13, 2019, due to winter weather conditions. Riders should expect delays. If you plan to travel, please check Jefferson Transit’s website for updates on weather-related route detours and possible route closures. Rider Alerts are updated periodically throughout the day.

The following routes will operate on normal routing:

  • #1 Brinnon / Quilcene / Tri-Area Route:
    • The #1 Brinnon will end its route at the Blackpoint stop before heading back to Port Townsend. No Service to Triton Cove or connection to Mason Transit.
  • #2 Fort Worden
  • #3 Castle Hill Connector
  • #4 Upper Sims Loop
  • #8 Sequim Route:
    • Jefferson Transit may have difficulty accessing some stops on Highway 101 due to snow accumulation. The following stops have been identified as not serviceable at this time:
      • Gardner Cemetery stop
      •  S’Klallam Tribal Center stop
      • Diamond Point/ Chicken Coop
  • Olympic Connection: Expect delays. Amanda Park passengers please be aware if the lot is not plowed at the Amanda Park Mercantile, the driver will not be able to pull into the lot. The driver will pull off at the next roadway.

The following routes deviate to snow routing: 

  • #6 Tri-area Loop:  #6A Snow Routing Map#6B Snow Routing Map
    • Tri-Area loops with not service Pattison St & 7th St:
      • #6A will deviate left on Montgomery, left on Cedar, and continue to Ness corner
      • #6B will deviate to continue on Cedar to Mongomery, right on Montgomery, left on Irondale road
      • The Tri-Area will not service HJ Carol Park.
  • #7 Poulsbo / Port Ludlow / Tri-Area Route: Deviation #1: Snow Routing Map
    •  If you plan to make the Jefferson & Kitsap connection at North Viking, please check Kitsap Transit’s and Jefferson Transit’s websites for route and schedule information.
  • #11 Port Townsend Shuttle:#11A Snow Routing Map, #11B Snow Routing Map

Winter Weather Tips:

  • If your trip includes connecting with other transit agencies or WSDOT ferry service, before heading out, please check connecting agency websites for possible route delays or route closures.
  • Give yourself plenty of time to get to your bus stop.
  • Use bus stops on main arterial streets.
  • If your stop is on a hill, wait for the bus at the top or bottom of the hill, not the middle.
  • Buses may run late, please anticipate that it may take longer to reach your destination.
  • Your bus may slide when it stops. When you see the bus, step back from the curb on the sidewalk or grass. Wait until the bus comes to a complete stop then approach the door.
  • Dress warmly.
  • The floor of the bus may be slippery.  Please use caution.
  • If you are traveling after dark, carry a flashlight.

See All Route Deviation Maps.

Rider Alert: PRESIDENT’S DAY Monday, February 18th, 2019

February 12th, 2019 by Lisa Bradley

Presidents Day

Monday, February 18th, 2019

Please see below for Presidents Day information

  • Jefferson Transit – Regular Schedule
  • Gray’s Harbor Transit – Regular Schedule
  • Kitsap Transit – Holiday Schedule (contact Kitsap Transit for more information at 800-501-RIDE)
  • Clallam Transit – Closed (except the 123 Straight Shot running on a Holiday Schedule)
  • Mason Transit – Closed

If you have any questions, please contact Customer Service at 1-360-385-4777