The Platform

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Water by train - your Link to cool water in Seattle

Like many of you, we’ve been watching the weather and listening to the kids complain about it being soooo hot. Compared to our usual June gloom, it’s hot out there. (But kids who live where it’s ...

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Ride to Safeco on the Mariners

(Update: the partnership with the Mariners is good through July 8!) Good news baseball fans – the Mariners are picking up your ticket to ride Link light rail to and from Safeco Field on game ...

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Become a "Bike Buddy" and help a friend get rolling on a new adventure

We’re just over halfway through Bike Everywhere Month and like a lot of you, we’re looking forward to Friday’s special “Bike Everywhere Day” celebrations when our favorite routes will be dotted ...

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Two years in: How University Link is transforming Seattle

Two years ago today we celebrated the opening of the University of Washington and Capitol Hill stations, extending our Link light rail system 3.15 miles completely underground. The new stations have ...

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ST in the News: Sounder to the Sounders

This Sunday is the first Sounders FC MLS match of the season and the first Sounder trip to the match. Join us against MLS newcomer LAFC and see the entire schedule here.  This weekend has a lot of other ...

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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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