Project updates

Nighttime full closures on NE 8th Street in downtown Bellevue on April 6th

Beginning on the night of Monday, April 6th, crews will paint the light rail bridge above Northeast 8th Street between 116th Avenue Northeast and 120th Avenue Northeast. To preform this work, it will be necessary to fully close the Northeast 8th Street adjacent to the Whole Foods Market and Burger…

Intersection closure of 132nd Ave NE and NE Spring Blvd. 

Beginning as early as Monday, April 6, lasting through Friday, April 10, Sound Transit contractor crews will close the intersection of 132nd Avenue Northeast and Northeast Spring Boulevard. This intersection closure is necessary to facilitate the installation of utility crossings and light rail…

Lane closures on NE 8th Street in downtown Bellevue on March 30th 

Beginning on Monday, March 30th, crews will be performing curb work to build a median island on Northeast 8th Street between 116th Avenue Northeast and 120th Avenue Northeast. To perform this work, it will be necessary to close the westbound and eastbound left lanes on Northeast 8th Street adjacent…

On-ramp from eastbound State Route (SR) 104 to Northbound I-5 and off-ramp to westbound SR 104 to be closed

As early as Monday, March 30, Sound Transit’s contractor will begin night work on the ramp from eastbound SR 104 to the northbound ramp of I-5. Both the on and off ramps will be closed while this work is being done. Detours will be provided (see map). The contractor has obtained a Temporary Noise…

Utility work on Martin Luther King Jr. Way near Tacoma General Hospital continues

Crews are installing underground utilities on Martin Luther King Jr. Way south of S. 3rd Street near Tacoma General Hospital. The contractor is working in front of the Baker Center driveway, closing the driveway on MLK Jr. Way. Please take S. L Street to access the Baker Center. Access is open to…

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Fieldwork for Tacoma Dome Link Extension

Over the past few weeks, you have may have seen crews conducting land and water surveys in Federal Way, Milton, Fife and Tacoma. These teams are working to better understand conditions at and near the preferred routes and station locations for our Tacoma Dome Link Extension project. In the coming…

Pedestrian bridge truss segments on eastbound SR 520 shoulder at Northeast 148th Street.

Westbound SR 520 closure at NE 40th Street in Redmond on March 28

Saturday night, March 28, construction crews working to build light rail from Seattle to Redmond will lift a steel truss pedestrian bridge segment into place over westbound SR 520 between 148th Avenue Northeast and Northeast 40th Street. A detour around the work will be in place. The pedestrian…

Reduce lanes on Interstate 5 both directions, and on-ramp closure at Northeast 145th Street

Beginning Monday, March 23, Sound Transit will reduce lanes on I-5 for directional drilling work. Crews will close left lanes on Northbound I-5 from Northeast 120th to Northeast 130th Street. Two right lanes will close on Southbound I-5 from Northeast 145th Street to Northeast 130th Street. What…

CANCELED: Overnight ramp closures: Bellevue Way SE to Eastbound I-90 

Sound Transit's construction partners have canceled the planned overnight closure of the southbound Bellevue Way on-ramp to eastbound I-90 scheduled for March 23rd to March 25. To continue the installation of guard rails on the elevated rail platform crews are planning overnight closure of the SB…

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Update on new Mukilteo projects

In December we shared with you seven new potential improvements we’re considering to make it easier to take Sounder from Mukilteo Station. These are in addition to the 16 potential improvements shared at open houses in October.  Public feedback We outlined these seven ideas in our Sound Transit…