University of Washington Station
Located right next to the new Husky Stadium, Sound Transit's University of Washington Station will provide easy regional access to campus, UW Medical Center, other Husky athletic sites and surrounding neighborhoods. A new pedestrian bridge allows walkers and bikers to avoid traffic and will alleviate congestion by directly connecting the station to upper campus and the Burke-Gilman trail.
Riders will board trains underground. Ride to downtown Seattle in six minutes or to the airport in about 42 minutes.
Service begins: Expected 2016
Rider projection: By the year 2030, approximately 25,000 riders will board light rail trains daily at the University of Washington Station.
Fact: Sound Transit will plant more than 200 trees near Husky Stadium
Project update: University Link Extension
Oct 23, 2014: Hilloween this Saturday, October 25, Nagle Place utility relocation to start as early as October 27, Community Supported Vertical Agriculture returns to the red wall, Construction at a glance
Fire alarm test at the University of Washington Station--Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Oct 20, 2014: This Tuesday, October 21, Sound Transit’s contractor will test the fire alarm at the University of Washington Station.
Construction alert: University of Washington Station
Oct 3, 2014: Update: Temporary sidewalk closures on Montlake Blvd.
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