Project updates

Construction resumes on N. 1st Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Way 

Crews on the Hilltop Tacoma Link Extension will resume critical work on N. 1st Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Way, starting today, April 8. Last week, Sound Transit directed the contractor to temporarily stop work to ensure that health and safety measures are in place in response to COVID-19.…

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Update on Auburn garage, and walking, bicycle, and bus improvements

While current Sounder service has been temporarily reduced, planning for the new garage and access improvements continues so that we can best serve the community in the future. To follow social-distancing guidelines, we have posted materials on our website instead of holding a planned open house to…

April 4 westbound SR 520 closure at NE 40th St postponed

Sound Transit and its contractor are postponing a plan to lift a portion of the future Overlake Village Station's pedestrian bridge into place over westbound SR 520 this weekend. We will reschedule the work to a date when all necessary resources are available to promptly complete both sides of the…

UPDATE: Intersection closure of 132nd Ave NE and NE Spring Blvd

The intersection closure of 132nd Avenue Northeast and Northeast Spring Boulevard originally scheduled to begin Monday, April 6, have been postponed to a future date. Sound Transit will notify community members once more details about the future closure date is known. We apologize for the…

Eastrail (formerly ERC trail) in Bellevue closing for five days

Starting Monday, April 6, Sound Transit's contractor, Hensel Phelps, will close a small portion of the Eastrail in Bellevue, for five days, near the construction site of the Operations and Maintenance Facility on 120th Avenue Northeast. The trail closure is needed to finalize track welding and…

Postponed until further notice: Weekend Closure of Mountlake Terrace Parking Garage

As early as Friday, April 10, Sound Transit's contractor will close the parking garage at the Mountlake Terrace (MLT) Transit Center in order to prepare for guideway construction of the Lynnwood Link Light Rail extension. The closure will be in effect for two weekends. The contractor has obtained a…

On ramp from eastbound SR 104 to northbound I-5 and off-ramp to westbound SR 104 to close

As early as Monday, April 6, Sound Transit's contractor will begin night work on the ramp from eastbound State Route 104 to the northbound ramp of Interstate 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…

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What we heard during winter outreach

In January, Sound Transit released the Draft Strategic Development and Implementation Plan, which outlined an approach to delivering the Sounder South Capacity Expansion. The draft plan described two proposed strategies to expand capacity in response to expected ridership growth: 1) running longer…

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Update on new Mukilteo projects

Sound Transit COVID-19 update As our region responds to the COVID-19 pandemic, Sound Transit has reduced Sounder, Link and some ST Express service until further notice. This includes suspending two of the four Sounder North roundtrips. View the Sounder North reduced schedule for more details or…

Restoration of Brooklyn Ave NE between NE 45th and NE 43rd Street

As early as Wednesday, April 1, Sound Transit’s contractor will begin restoration of Brooklyn Ave NE between NE 45th and NE 43rd Street (see map). Within the work limits, the contractor will demolish and restore the sidewalks, curbs and roadway. There will be sidewalk closures and detours in place…