Routes 500 and 501 are being detoured due to newly imposed weight restrictions on the Eels Street Bridge (more commonly known as the Puyallup River Bridge). The detours begin Wednesday, May 7, 2014, with the start of service that day.
Serving Bus Stops At:
- Puyallup Ave E, west of Portland Ave
- 20th St E, Port of Tacoma Road
Northbound to Federal Way
At Puyallup and Portland Ave E bus will make a right on Portland Ave followed by a left on East 28th St and continue onto I5 northbound. Bus will exit at 136A (20th St E) and then make a left on 20th St E and resume route.
Southbound to Commerce
At 20th St E and Port of Tacoma Road bus will make a right on Port of Tacoma Road, then turn left onto I5 southbound exiting at 135 (Portland Ave E). Bus will then make a right on Portland Ave bearing right under bridge onto Puyallup Ave and resuming route.