Tim Eyman laughs during  his Initiative 976 election-night gathering Tuesday night. His daughter Riley is at left. 
   (Steve Ringman / The Seattle Times)
Tim Eyman laughs during his Initiative 976 election night gathering Tuesday prior to giving a “victory” speech before the first results were released. His daughter Riley is at left. (Steve Ringman / The Seattle Times)

Seattle, King County to sue over Eyman car-tab initiative; bus cuts to be determined

Details are beginning to emerge as elected officials scramble to address potential budget cuts imposed by the Tim Eyman-sponsored Initiative 976, which slashes car-tab fees to $30.

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No longer a driver’s paradise, busy Bellevue prepares for thousands more commuters

BELLEVUE -- This city's present and future is found at the corner of 110th Avenue Northeast and Northeast Sixth Street, where the Bellevue Transit Center serves as a hub for bus riders traveling between Seattle and the Eastside. A: The structures that created present-day Bellevue and the efforts to transform its future are visible at...

Roads

No longer a driver’s paradise, busy Bellevue prepares for thousands more commuters

BELLEVUE -- This city's present and future is found at the corner of 110th Avenue Northeast and Northeast Sixth Street, where the Bellevue Transit Center serves as a hub for bus riders traveling between Seattle and the Eastside. A: The structures that created present-day Bellevue and the efforts to transform its future are visible at...

Getting Around

No longer a driver’s paradise, busy Bellevue prepares for thousands more commuters

BELLEVUE -- This city's present and future is found at the corner of 110th Avenue Northeast and Northeast Sixth Street, where the Bellevue Transit Center serves as a hub for bus riders traveling between Seattle and the Eastside. A: The structures that created present-day Bellevue and the efforts to transform its future are visible at...

Technology

No longer a driver’s paradise, busy Bellevue prepares for thousands more commuters

BELLEVUE -- This city's present and future is found at the corner of 110th Avenue Northeast and Northeast Sixth Street, where the Bellevue Transit Center serves as a hub for bus riders traveling between Seattle and the Eastside. A: The structures that created present-day Bellevue and the efforts to transform its future are visible at...