Project updates

I-90 ramp closure at Island Crest Way

The Island Crest Way westbound HOV on-ramp will be closed Monday, Oct. 21, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Crews will be pouring concrete at the Mercer Island Station platform. During this closure, drivers can use the 76th Avenue westbound on-ramp. What Concrete pours at Mercer Island Station platform When…

Overnight work at Shorewood Drive: Oct. 22 and 23

Beginning as early as Tuesday, Oct. 22, the first traction power substation (TPSS) will arrive on Mercer Island and will be installed at Shorewood Dr. and I-90. TPSS units provide electricity to the overhead wires which power light rail vehicles.To safely complete this work, the Island Crest Way…

Veterans Memorial Park Trail Access to the Mountlake Terrace Transit Center closing November 9, 2019

To ensure the safe passage of pedestrians, Sound Transit is closing the Veterans Memorial Park Trail access point to the Mountlake Terrace Transit Center on November 9, 2019. The Transit Center surface parking lot will be closed on October 19 and after November 9, safe pathways through the parking…

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Open houses to share potential options to improve access to Edmonds and Mukilteo Sounder stations

Sound Transit has evaluated more than 50 potential projects to improve parking and access at Edmonds and Mukilteo Sounder stations so that more residents can use this traffic-free travel option. Examples of projects include:  Edmonds: New parking locations; sidewalk along Sunset Avenue; bike…

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Thanks for your input!

Thanks to everyone who joined us in September to learn about and share your priorities for expanding capacity on Sounder South. We received over 2,500 survey responses – thanks for your questions and comments!  If you want another chance to look at the information, all the outreach materials are…

Water line work moves to Martin Luther King Jr. Way from S. 11th St. to S. 9th St. this week

In Hilltop, crews continue to work on the water line on Martin Luther King Jr. Way and will move from the 6th Avenue to 7th Street area to the area between S. 11th Street to 9th Street later this week (as soon as Oct. 16). Crews continue to do stormwater work at the intersection of Martin Luther…

Lane closures on Main Street and 110th Ave. NE in downtown Bellevue starting Oct. 17th

Beginning Thursday, Oct. 17th, our contractor will be removing monitoring wells from the roadways of Main Street and 110th Avenue Northeast. Since, the downtown Bellevue tunnel is fully excavated, the monitoring wells are no longer necessary for our tunnel construction. To perform this work, it…

Sidewalk closure on portion of Roosevelt Way NE near Roosevelt station

What Starting as early as Monday, October 14th, Sound Transit’s contractor will be closing the east sidewalk on Roosevelt Way NE in order to remove the green sound wall and restore the sidewalk to its final condition.  When Monday, October 14th, 7:00 a.m. to approximately Friday, November 1st, 3…

Weekend closure of portion of 1st Ave NE for road restoration

Starting Friday night, October 11th, a portion of 1st Ave NE and NE 100th Street will be closed while Sound Transit’s contractor continues the restoration of the roads and utility trenches around Northgate Station. What Weekend closure of portion of 1st Ave NE and NE 100th Street. When  Friday…

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Open house will share environmental analysis and design updates

Sound Transit is planning a new garage and pedestrian, bicycle and bus improvements at Kent Station to give more people convenient access to a traffic-free commute on Sounder.  Sound Transit has analyzed potential environmental impacts and benefits of the project on topics such as aesthetics,…