Over the last few months, the Judkins Park Station has begun to take shape. Crews have formed and poured concrete walls and foundations, while elevator shafts have emerged from the ground. Much of the work has been focused on the station's entrances at 23rd Avenue South.
This week the contractor will start installing the first track on the Hilltop Tacoma Link Extension on Stadium Way south of Division Avenue. Currently, crews are removing asphalt in the center of the street. The contractor will install four, 300-foot strands of rail in this area on June 14.
Beginning as early as Tuesday, June 11, escalators will arrive for installation at the Mercer Island Station entrances. Crews will use a crane to pick and lower the escalators into place in both the east and west head houses. During this time, the sidewalks along 80th Ave.
Thanks to everyone who joined us this spring to learn about and share your priorities for Sound Transit's parking and access improvements at Edmonds and Mukilteo stations. We heard from over 360 of you at events or online – thanks for your questions and comments!