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Sound Transit in the News: 19 Minutes

Seattle is leading the nation is transit ridership growth. SDOT dives into the numbers. A lot has changed over the last 10 years. Link is one of the big ones. Excited about West Seattle or Ballard Link? ...

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Sound Transit in the News: Happy New Year!

We'll be running Link until 2 a.m. New Years Eve (or is it New Years Day at that point?), so make good choices and have a Happy New Year! Meanwhile or friends at King County Metro and the Seattle Streetcar ...

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Sound Transit in the News: News From the Transit/Transportation Universe

Sound Transit expanding Parking Permit Program WSDOT data show roads are getting worse. We have an idea for how to avoid (spoiler, it's transit!) Sound Transit orders new Tacoma Link cars Northend riders ...

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Sound Transit names new Director for Office of Equal Employment Opportunity, Equity and Inclusion

Jackie Martinez-Vasquez starts today as Sound Transit's Director of the newly-formed Office of Equal Employment Opportunity, Equity and Inclusion. "I am delighted to join Sound Transit," Martinez-Vasquez ...

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Link is the best way to Husky Stadium

With the University of Washington 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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Sound Transit in the News: The Future

A Peek at Next Gen ORCA Two big items on Sound Transit’s agenda for lots of affordable housing on Broadway, First Hill New Parking Garages Coming to Sounder Stations in Auburn and Kent Arizona DOT ...

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