Sound Transit's schedule of public events for May 13 - 17

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Monday, May 13
11:30 a.m. The State of Sound Transit: On Track for the Future
Holiday Inn Hotel
101 128th St. SE, Everett

Sound Transit Board Chair Ron Sims and Executive Director Joni Earl will present the Sound Transit road map for 2002. Sims will lay down his performance markers for the agency and report on milestones accomplished to-date; Earl will describe reforms the agency has made in the past year.

7-9:00 p.m. Mountlake Terrace Planning Commission meeting
Mountlake Terrace Civic Center
23204 58th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace

Sound Transit staff will update the Commission on the Mountlake Terrace In-Line Station/Flyer Stop project.

Tuesday, May 14
10:30 a.m. Overlake Transit Center dedication
Overlake Transit Center and Park-and-Ride lot at NE 40th Street
NE 40th and 156th Ave. NE (enter at NE 36 St.), Redmond

Local, state and federal officials will join Sound Transit for the dedication of the Overlake Transit Center and Park-and-Ride lot at NE 40th Street.

1-3:00 p.m. Kirkland Executive Advisory Committee meeting
Kirkland City Hall
123 5th Ave., Kirkland

Sound Transit staff will provide an update on Kirkland-area projects and the Totem Lake environmental assessment

6-9:00 p.m. American Institute of Chemical Engineers meeting
Ivar's Salmon House
Pier 54, Seattle

Sound Transit staff will provide an update on the Central Link light rail project. The presentation will begin at 8:00 p.m.; more information is available at http://www.psaiche.org.

6:30-8:30 p.m. First Hill Neighborhood Planning Stewardship Committee meeting
Swedish Hospital, B Level Conference Room #1
747 Broadway (use Minor St. entrance), Seattle

Sound Transit staff will provide an update on the Central Link light rail project (specifically the status of North Link).

Wednesday, May 15
9-12:00 noon Trans-Lake Washington Project-Technical Committee meeting
Museum of History and Industry, McCurdy Gallery
2700 24th Ave. E, Seattle

The Trans-Lake Washington project, a joint effort of Sound Transit, WSDOT, FHWA and FTA, is evaluating information for increasing mobility across Lake Washington. The Technical Committee, made up of experts from local jurisdictions and resource agencies, evaluates the project's environmental analysis to ensure its accuracy.

Thursday, May 16
7:30-9 a.m. Tacoma Dome Station design review workshop
Freighthouse Square, Phoenix Room
430 E. 25th St., Tacoma

Sound Transit staff will lead a workshop-style discussion of preliminary designs for the Tacoma Dome Station.

8:15-10:45 a.m. Citizen Oversight Panel meeting
Union Station, Prospector Room
401 S. Jackson St., Seattle

The Citizen Oversight Panel (COP) will hold its regular monthly meeting.

10-11:30 a.m. Sound Transit Central Link Oversight Committee meeting
Union Station, Sound Transit Board Room
401 S. Jackson St., Seattle

12:00 p.m. Sound Transit Finance Committee meeting
Union Station, Sound Transit Board Room
401 S. Jackson St., Seattle

after Finance Committee Sound Transit Audit and Reporting Subcommittee meeting
Union Station, Sound Transit Board Room
401 S. Jackson St., Seattle

6:30 p.m. Washington Association of Rail Passengers meeting
Andy's Diner
2963 4th Ave. S, Seattle

Sound Transit staff will provide a technical update on the Central and Tacoma Link light rail projects


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