2. Timeline and milestones

  • Voter approval (2008)

    • Spring 2017: A Technical Advisory Committeeof city and transit agency staff meets to establish the goals and evaluation criteria for the project and identify potential access improvements.
    • Summer 2017: Sound Transit evaluates alternatives for station parking and access improvements based on the goals and criteria developed in winter 2017, and holds an open house to gather community feedback on the alternatives.
    • Fall 2017: Sound Transit Board reviews findings and stakeholder input from the alternatives screening process and identifies preferred parking and access improvements for the station. See information on the Preferred Alternative here.
    • 2018-2019: Sound Transit and the Federal Transit Administration, in coordination with the city of Auburn, prepare an environmental evaluation document for the project. The evaluation analyzes potential impacts to the community and environment, and identifies proposed mitigation.
  • Sound Transit completes design and advances to construction.

  • Construction underway. Sign up for email notices of construction impacts and progress.

  • Open for service (2023)