News releases

Sound Transit Board selects sites for further environmental study for Operations and Maintenance Facility South

The Sound Transit Board yesterday selected sites to study for a new Operations and Maintenance Facility South (OMF) South located in South King County.

Sound Transit Board identifies alternatives for environmental study for West Seattle and Ballard Link Extensions

The Sound Transit Board of Directors has identified preferred alternatives and other alternatives to study in the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) phase for the 11.8 mile West Seattle and Ballard Link Extensions project.

Prepared remarks of Sound Transit CEO Peter Rogoff on the National Transportation Safety Board Summary Report

As you have followed, on Tuesday the National Transportation Safety Board met to adopt its findings and recommendations following its investigation of the Amtrak Cascades derailment that occurred on Dec. 18, 2017.

Sound Transit selects Kiewit Infrastructure West to build Federal Way Link Extension

The Sound Transit Board of Directors today selected Kiewit Infrastructure West Company to design and build the Federal Way Link Extension. The project will extend regional light rail 7.8 miles from the Angle Lake station in SeaTac to Federal Way.

Sounder train to run for Seattle Storm season opener

Seattle Storm fans can skip traffic coming into Everett's Angel of the Winds Arena on Saturday, May 25 by riding a one-time Sounder event train to the Storm's season opening game vs. Phoenix Mercury at 12:30 p.m.

Sound Transit issues statement and background following NTSB meeting to discuss findings in its investigation of Amtrak Cascades derailment

Sound Transit today issued the below statement and background following the National Transportation Safety Board's meeting to discuss findings in its investigation of the Amtrak Cascades derailment in DuPont, Wash. on December 18, 2017.

Tacoma Link to run extended hours for Carrie Underwood concert at Tacoma Dome

Sound Transit will operate extended hours to accommodate crowds leaving the Tacoma Dome for Carrie Underwood concert on Friday, May 24.

The event begins at 7 p.m. 

Sounder trains to run for Sunday Mariners game

Sports fans can skip traffic coming into Seattle on Sunday by riding Sound Transit’s Sounder event trains to the Mariners vs. Minnesota Twins 1:10 p.m. game.

Tacoma Link to run extended hours for Thomas Rhett concert at Tacoma Dome

Sound Transit will operate extended hours to accommodate crowds leaving the Tacoma Dome for Thomas Rhett concert on Saturday, May 18.

The event begins at 7 p.m. 

SEATTLE STORM AND SOUND TRANSIT OFFER FANS A LIFT DURING RELOCATION

The Seattle Storm and Sound Transit today announced a multi-year partnership encouraging fans to “Ride the Wave” and utilize public transportation to get to Storm home games at Angel of the Winds Arena and Alaska Airlines Arena at the University of Washington.