Sound Transit to hold open houses / public scoping meetings for the I-90 Project

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Sound Transit will host three open houses / public scoping meetings in early December to provide information and seek public input on the alternatives under early consideration for the I-90 Project. The purpose of the I-90 Project is to improve two-way transit and carpool operations in the I-90 corridor.

The public is encouraged to attend and provide comments, which will be useful in the environmental scoping process, the initial step in the preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).

More information on the I-90 Project and on the open houses / public scoping meetings is available on the Sound Transit web site (www.soundtransit.org) at www.soundtransit.org/stplans/eastling/I_90.htm.


Sound Transit open houses / public scoping meetings on I-90 Project:

Tuesday, Dec. 4 from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Leavitt Building, Room 1AB
301 116th Ave SE (Bellevue City Hall campus), Bellevue

Wednesday, Dec. 5 from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Mercer Island High School Commons
9100 SE 42nd, Mercer Island

Thursday, Dec. 6 from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Union Station, Sound Transit Board Rm
401 S. Jackson St., Seattle


Those unable to attend can mail written comments to:
Sound Transit
Attn: Andrea Tull, Project Manager
401 S. Jackson St.
Seattle, WA 98104-2826
or e-mail comments to: tulla@soundtransit.org. The deadline for comments is December 17, 2001.

Sound Transit was created by voters in 1996 to provide a regional system of transit improvements, including Sounder commuter rail, ST Express regional bus service, numerous capital improvements (including park and rides, transit centers and direct access ramps) and Link light rail.


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