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Planes, Trains and Travelers: Making connections easier at Sea-Tac Airport

Sound Transit Station Agent Jim Koser figuratively wears dozens of hats every day while helping travelers at Sea-Tac/Airport Station.

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Sign up for six months of free bike cage parking!

How about six months of free secured bike parking at the Beacon Hill and Angle Lake bike cages? Sign up before the end of May for a year of bike cage use at both stations and get six months for free! May ...

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How to make every day Earth Day

Every time someone chooses to ride Link light rail, Sounder commuter rail, bus rapid transit or express bus service, they are helping our region’s economy and the environment. They are also helping ...

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Carpool permit parking program off to a strong start

Last September Sound Transit rolled out its first Carpool Permit Parking Program as a way to make better use of the parking facilities at select stations. The idea is not a new one and it’s something we ...

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Getting dirty under downtown Bellevue for East Link light rail

Sound Transit contractors are tunneling under busy downtown Bellevue and are doing so without once using a big tunnel boring machine. The light rail tunnel now under construction will connect the East Main ...

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Sound Transit tax increases reflect passage of ST3

Residents of the Sound Transit District will notice increases this year to their car tab renewal, property and sales taxes. These increases reflect last year’s voter approval of Sound Transit 3 (ST3), the ...

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