Project updates

Off-ramp closure at northbound I-5 to SR 104 exit 177

As early as Monday, Sept. 21st, Sound Transit will be closing the State Route 104 off-ramp from northbound Interstate 5 to push barriers for the work zone. What Crews will be pushing barriers to set up the work zone for light rail construction. Off-ramp to SR 104, exit 177, will be closed. Full…

Weekend closures of 112th Ave SE on Sept. 26th and 27th

As crews continue repaving sections of 112th Avenue Southeast, they will be closing 112th Avenue Southeast between the Y intersection and Southeast 8th Street on Saturday, Sept. 26 and Sunday, Sept. 27.  This work will be done under an extended work permit which allows crews to work between 7 a.m…

Kent-Des Moines station area rendering, looking southwest across 30th Ave S.

Virtual neighborhood briefings

As Sound Transit continues to expand service throughout the region, communicating with our project neighbors remains one of our top priorities. Our Community Outreach team is dedicated to building relationships, sharing information, listening to your needs and answering all your questions.  We had…

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The COVID-19 recession could change project timelines

The pandemic crisis is greatly reducing the revenues Sound Transit relies on to expand our regional transit system. As some businesses remain closed and people stay home, sales tax revenues critical to funding transit construction have declined rapidly. Our Board of Directors is working to…

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The COVID-19 recession could change project timelines

The pandemic crisis is greatly reducing the revenues Sound Transit relies on to expand our regional transit system. As some businesses remain closed and people stay home, sales tax revenues critical to funding transit construction have declined rapidly. Our Board of Directors is working to…

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The COVID-19 recession could change project timelines

The pandemic crisis is greatly reducing the revenues Sound Transit relies on to expand our regional transit system. As some businesses remain closed and people stay home, sales tax revenues critical to funding transit construction have declined rapidly. Our Board of Directors is working to…

Nighttime work along I-5 Northbound and Southbound shoulder 

As early as Wednesday, September 16, Sound Transit’s contractor will continue working along the Interstate 5 in the vicinity of 228th and 236th Street SW and will perform work on both the northbound, and southbound shoulders as well as in the center of I-5 at the bus Freeway station.  This is to…

Because of unhealthy air, some construction pauses along the Hilltop Tacoma Link route this week 

Because of the unhealthy air conditions, some crews are not working along the Hilltop Tacoma Link route until the air quality improves. The crews installing track are not working on Monday, and may not work on other days, depending on the air quality. Other crews continue to install utilities. The…

Lifting Lynnwood Link into place

Anyone who travels along I-5 has seen the remarkable changes to the landscape being made as Sound Transit construction continues between Seattle and Snohomish County. The Lynnwood Link Extension will serve four stations: Shoreline South/145th, Shoreline North/185th, Mountlake Terrace and Lynnwood…

Parking lot shifts at Lynnwood Transit Center (LTC)

As early as September 28, Sound Transit’s contractor will close off sections of the LTC parking lot to begin construction of the parking garage for the Lynnwood City Center Light Rail Station. Sections of parking will be closed for construction and additional parking is anticipated in first quarter…