King County to run increased Water Taxi service to West Seattle amid bridge repairs

King County Water Taxi will keep its summer hours until the West Seattle Bridge reopens and more Metro Bus stops will open in October

SEATTLE — The City of Seattle said it reached an agreement Wednesday with King County that will allow increased water taxi services for residents as long as the West Seattle Bridge is closed. 

The summer sailing schedule was set to end on October 15, but now the West Seattle water taxi will continue to operate at summertime service levels from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m., seven days a week.  

“There’s no better way to go Downtown than a straight

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