TRANSIT SYSTEMS IN WASHINGTON

SEATTLE AREA


Seattle

CITY TRANSIT HISTORY
Prior to 1900 - several companies
1900-1919 - Seattle Electric Co. (Stone & Webster)
1919-1939 - Seattle Municipal Railway
1939-1973 - Seattle Transit System
1941 - streetcars discontinued
1939-present - operated trolleybuses

CURRENT TRANSIT SYSTEM
King County Metro


Everett

1893-1905 - Everett Railway & Electric Co.
1905-1907 - Everett Railway Light & Water Co. (Stone & Webster)
1907-1930 - Puget Sound International Railway & Power Co. (Stone & Webster)
1930-1937 - Puget Sound Power & Light Co. (Stone & Webster)
1930's - streetcars discontinued
1937-1939 - Puget Sound Power & Light Co. (Engineers Public Service Co.)
1939-1946 - Everett City Lines (National City Lines)
1946-1961 - Everett City Lines, Inc.
1961-1969 - Everett Bus System

CURRENT TRANSIT SYSTEMS
Everett City Transit
Community Transit


Tacoma

1888-1899 - several companies
1899-1901 - Tacoma Railway & Power Co.
1901-1930 - Tacoma Railway & Power Co. (Stone & Webster)
1930-1941 - Tacoma Railway & Power Co.
1935 - streetcars discontinued
1941-1961 - Tacoma Transit Co.
1961-1980 - Tacoma Transit System

CURRENT TRANSIT SYSTEM
Pierce Transit


Bremerton

CITY TRANSIT HISTORY
1921-1982 - Bremerton-Charleston Transportation Co.

CURRENT TRANSIT SYSTEM
Kitsap Transit


Olympia

CITY TRANSIT HISTORY
1891-1894 - West Side Railway
1894-1923 - Olympia Light & Power Co.
1923-1930 - Puget Sound Power & Light Co. (Stone & Webster)
1930 - streetcars discontinued
1930-1972 - Olympia Transit Co.

CURRENT TRANSIT SYSTEM
Intercity Transit


Oak Harbor

CITY TRANSIT HISTORY
None known

CURRENT TRANSIT SYSTEM
Island Transit


Shelton

CITY TRANSIT HISTORY
None known

CURRENT TRANSIT SYSTEM
Mason Transit Authority


NEW REGIONAL TRANSIT SYSTEM
Sound Transit

FERRY SYSTEM
Washington State Ferries


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