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Project updates
Service Change Sep. 22-24: Changes ahead for I-90 ST Express bus routes

Rainier Freeway Station Closure On September 22 the Rainier Freeway Station will close for 5 years as Sound Transit contractors build the new East Link light light rail Judkins Park Station opening in ...

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Northgate Link update: the view from above

As part of our regular updates on Link light rail construction projects expanding the regional light rail system, today we check in on the Northgate Link extension.  Scheduled to open in 2021 with new ...

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Federal Way Link project experiencing market pressures

Sound Transit is working to deliver critical mass transit investments across the region under mounting cost pressures from the region’s supercharged construction and housing market. We continue to focus ...

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Making the I-90 floating bridge stronger, longer lasting for trains

Upcoming bridge work requires full overnight closures of westbound I-90 bridge (NOTE: This post has changed to reflect updated overnight closure dates now scheduled for 7/28 - 7/30.) Inside the pontoons ...

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Light at the end: Mining nearly finished on Bellevue train tunnel

Crews mining the new East Link light rail tunnel under downtown Bellevue are nearly finished digging the almost 2,000-foot long passage where trains will travel between the East Side and Seattle in ...

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Handmade transit: over three million labor hours so far into building Northgate Link

Our latest in an onging series of what goes into building massive infrastructure projects takes us underneath the University of Washington campus to see crews pouring concrete for the new light rail track ...

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