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Sound Transit in the News: The Future

A Peek at Next Gen ORCA Two big items on Sound Transit’s agenda for lots of affordable housing on Broadway, First Hill New Parking Garages Coming to Sounder Stations in Auburn and Kent Arizona DOT ...

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From the Boardroom: 600 new homes coming to Roosevelt, Capitol Hill, and First Hill

Thursday was a big day for housing near transit, or what the wonks call "transit-oriented development" (TOD). The Sound Transit Board approved three motions that will bring nearly 600 new units of ...

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Sound Transit recognized for excellence across a wide spectrum of disciplines

It’s awards season and Sound Transit is proud to have been recognized for achievements across a broad spectrum of architecture, environmental, and project management categories this fall. Excellence in ...

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From the Boardroom: East Link Update, 2018 Financial Plan and more

This is the first of a regular feature we're calling "From the Boardroom", in which we'll highlight actions taken by the full Sound Transit Board at their montly meeting. We'll publish this the 4th Friday ...

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Crossing Lake Washington

East Link light rail employs cutting-edge technology to cross I-90 floating bridge (Editor's note: Popular Science Magazine recently named the the technology behind running trains across a floating bridge ...

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Sound Transit in the News: Train on a Floating Bridge

East Link's floating bridge is winning awards all over the place. Popular Science just named it one of the 100 greatest innovations of 2017. Here's the Seattle Times' coverage.  Auburn is looking at ...

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