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Service Change weekend of Sept. 23 & 24

Highlights of service changes effective Sept. 23, 24 and 25 include: Link light rail: No changes Tacoma Link light rail: No changes Sounder: Northline: No Changes Southline: New trips added. More ...

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Sound Transit in the News: Special Event Trains Coming

Seattle Transit Blog writes up our July ridership report. Short version: Link is still growing fast.  We'll be running special Sounder service for the Seahawks Home Opener. Seattle weekend traffic: Lots ...

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Link is the best way to UW Football

It's UW football time again! With the station literally steps from Husky Stadium, Link light rail is the best way to get to and from one of the greatest college football settings in the country. No traffic ...

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Design-build: A creative way to expedite the Federal Way Link Extension

Sound Transit continues offering opportunities for community members to inform the design-build process with ideas about how the Federal Way Link Extension project should look and feel. 

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Lynnwood Link will cost more, take six additional months

The economic boom has benefited our region in many ways. At Sound Transit, the boom has boosted revenue and given voters the confidence to invest in new transit infrastructure. But that growth also ...

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Dig it: Bellevue light rail tunnel update

Sound Transit contractors began mining the new light rail tunnel under downtown Bellevue in February. They started at roughly Main Street and 112th Avenue Northeast and are about 500 feet into their 2000 ...

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