Project updates

Swing shift to begin at the Lynnwood Transit Center staging yard

As early as Monday, Feb. 24, Sound Transits contractor will begin a swing shift at the Lynnwood Transit Center staging yard. The contractor has obtained a Temporary Noise Variance to complete this work. When Monday, Feb. 24 – Friday, March 27, Monday – Friday, 3 p.m. – 12 a.m. Where Lynnwood…

Northeast 145th on-ramp to northbound Interstate 5 closure

Beginning Monday, Feb. 24th, Sound Transit will be closing the on-ramp from Northeast 145th Street for directional drilling and temporary illumination work. This closure is a necessary step for construction of the Lynnwood Link light rail. What The NB I-5 on-ramp at Northeast 145th Street will be…

Rolling Slowdowns Planned on Interstate-5 

Beginning February 24th Sound Transit will be conducting rolling slowdowns on Interstate-5. This work is part of Sound Transit’s Lynnwood Link Extension Project to construct the guideway. The rolling slowdown will continue for 7.5 miles up to Northeast 185th Street.  What The Washington State…

Utility work on Northeast 155th Street

Beginning February 28th to March 2nd Sound Transit will be working on Northeast 155th east of Interstate-5 underpass. This work is part of Sound Transit’s Lynnwood Link Extension Project to construct the guideway. Expect no access as Northeast 155th Street will be closed off to all vehicles…

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What’s your air draft?

We are studying multiple alternatives in the Ballard and West Seattle neighborhoods, including tunnel crossings and new rail-only bridges across Salmon Bay and new rail-only bridges across the Duwamish Waterway. In coordination with the U.S. Coast Guard, we are gathering data from maritime…

Pouring concrete around the rail on Martin Luther King Jr. Way from S. 18th to S. 17th streets this week

On Martin Luther King Jr. Way, the contractor is installing track from S. 18th Street to S. 15th Street. On Monday, crews moved rail into place between S. 18th St. and S. 17th St. Crews plan to pour concrete around the rail this week - currently scheduled for Feb. 20 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. During…

Northbound Interstate 5 off-ramp closure at Northeast 145th Street, exit 175

Sound Transit is extending this work an extra day. The work will still begin Wednesday morning on February 19th. In addition to the work, Sound Transit will be working Thursday Morning, February 20th. The off-ramp at northbound I-5 to 145th Street via exit 175 will be closing to mobilize our crane…

Sound Transit Drop-in Sessions

We are hosting two drop-in sessions February 25th and March 6th to share the information about construction impacts around NE 185th and 5th Ave area. Come by anytime during one of the drop-in sessions to learn more, provide input, and find out about the construction work schedule.  Drop-In Session…

Weekend parking garage closure at Mountlake Terrace parking garage

As early as Friday, Feb. 21, at 11 p.m. to Monday, Feb. 24, at 4 a.m., Sound Transit's contractor will close the parking garage at the Mountlake Terrace Transit Center. This closure is to prepare for guideway construction of the Lynnwood Link Light Rail extension.  Pedestrian access to the Freeway…

Northgate Way to northbound Interstate 5 on-ramp closure

Beginning Tuesday, Feb. 19th, Sound Transit will be closing the on-ramp to northbound Interstate 5 via Northgate Way in Seattle to mobilize heavy equipment to the construction work area. This closure is a necessary step for construction of the Lynnwood Link light rail. What The westbound right…