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2017: Another record-breaking year for ridership!

The 4th Quarter ridership numbers were released today along with the 2017 year-end numbers for Link, Sounder, ST Express and Tacoma Link. The year-end ridership report adds another data point to mirror ...

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Shifting train lengths on Sounder North to meet demand

Sounder North riders will see a shift in train lengths starting this afternoon (2/9) to meet increases in ridership on select trips and to better distribute seats across the four round trips. Two trips that ...

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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 recognized for excellence across a wide spectrum of disciplines

It’s awards season and Sound Transit is proud to have been recognized for achievements across a broad spectrum of architecture, environmental, and project management categories this fall. Excellence in ...

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From the Boardroom: East Link Update, 2018 Financial Plan and more

This is the first of a regular feature we're calling "From the Boardroom", in which we'll highlight actions taken by the full Sound Transit Board at their montly meeting. We'll publish this the 4th Friday ...

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Something fishy on your ride? Text us ASAP!

After a few months of testing, Sound Transit has rolled out a new 24/7 option to contact our security officers via text from your cell phone. The text line is monitored 24/7 by security officers who can ...

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