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
May 29, 2015: Capitol Hill Station tour; Restoration of Broadway and E. John Street continues; Paving work on Nagle Place and 10th Ave E. nearly complete; May 30 -31 and June 6 -7 Link tunnel closures
Construction alert: University Link Extension
May 22, 2015: Airflow testing
Construction alert: University of Washington Station
May 21, 2015: Montlake Boulevard Nighttime Lane Closures May 26
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