Federal Way Link Extension

Planning to bring Link light rail to Federal Way

Location

See a map of the corridor being studied for light rail alternatives from SeaTac to Federal Way. 

Project phases

Alternatives development
Environmental review & preliminary design
Final design
Construction
Testing & pre-operations

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Project highlights

Mode:

Link Light Rail

Overview:

The Federal Way Link Extension project will extend light rail from the future Angle Lake Station at South 200th in SeaTac, which is under construction, to Kent/Des Moines by 2023. The project also develops a shovel-ready plan for extending light rail to the Federal Way Transit Center when additional funding is secured. The corridor is about 7.6 miles long and parallels SR 99 and Interstate 5.

 

Phase:

Environmental review

Facts:

Milestone: The Sound Transit Board identified route and station alternatives for study in a draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) on September 26, 2013

Latest news

Federal Way Link Extension open house
Jul 31, 2014: Learn about light rail route alternatives and potential station locations studied in the DEIS

Project update: Federal Way Link Extension
Jul 23, 2014: Informational open house July 31 3-6pm, Federal Way Transit Center Platform

Project folio
Jul 3, 2014: Environmental review update

Folio insert - Draft EIS alternatives
Jul 3, 2014:

SomTV introduction to Federal Way Transit Extension

SomTV video thumbnail

Wax ka ogoow qorshaha lagu balaarinayo gaadiidka SeaTac ilaa Federal Way iyo ka soo qeybgal qorshaha.

Riix halkaan si aad u daawato fiidiyoowga

(Translation: Learn about plans to extend transit from SeaTac to Federal Way and get involved in the process. Watch video)