News and updates

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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…

Auburn Station riders deboarding from Sounder Train

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-…

Passengers deboard Sounder at Auburn Station.

Fall open house will share environmental study results

Sound Transit is planning a new garage and pedestrian, bicycle, and bus improvements at Auburn Station to give more people convenient access to a congestion-free commute on Sounder.  After sharing…

Passengers deboard the Sounder train at the Auburn Station.

New parking and access options coming June 2019

Sound Transit is providing a new reserved parking option and encouraging riders to find other ways to get to the station, from sharing rides to frequent local bus connections. Reserved parking permit…

Sounder South Capacity

System Expansion Spotlight: Sounder South

Sounder South service continues to grow in popularity, helping more and more riders each year glide past rising roadway congestion. The service makes it realistic for many people who board both…