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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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From the Boardroom: 600 new homes coming to Roosevelt, Capitol Hill, and First Hill

Thursday was a big day for housing near transit, or what the wonks call "transit-oriented development" (TOD). The Sound Transit Board approved three motions that will bring nearly 600 new units of ...

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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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Celebrate 18 years of ST Express bus service!

Today we thank all of our ST Express bus riders for 18 happy years of service! It was on this day in 1999 that the now-ubiquitous blue and white buses first rolled out in King, Pierce and Snohomish ...

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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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