School Buses Back on Regular Routes Monday

With Mason County and the City of Shelton lifting load restrictions, school buses will be back on their regular routes beginning Monday.

The Shelton School District released the following statement:
Road restrictions have been lifted and all buses will run on normal routes beginning Monday, January 23rd. Thank you for your patience and understanding and for being flexible during the restriction. As a reminder, the snow make-up day has been scheduled for Friday, Jan. 27th. Students will be released 3 hours early that day. As always please keep up with the latest school information by visiting

The Pioneer School District posted this to their website:
Beginning Monday, January 23rd all Pioneer School District buses will be back on regular scheduled routes. For questions, please call Mason County Transportation Cooperative at 360.426.3182.

Southside School District has the following on their website:
The Mason County Public Works Office has informed us that the Emergency Road Restrictions have been lifted.

We will resume our regular bus routes beginning Monday, January 23rd.

The North Mason School District has this on their website:
Effective Jan 23rd, 2017 Mason County road restrictions have been lifted. NMSD buses will run their regularly scheduled routes beginning Monday morning.

Mary M. Knight tweeted:
MMK buses are on regular routes starting Monday morning!

At this time, Grapeview and Hood Canal have not posted or released information on bus routes but since restrictions have been lifted county-wide, it is assumed buses in those districts will also resume regular routes beginning Monday.