Ballard Link Extension
Serving regional jobs, dense neighborhoods

News and updates

The Ballard Link Extension will provide fast, reliable light rail connections to dense residential and job centers throughout the region. In addition, a new downtown Seattle light rail tunnel will provide capacity for the entire regional system to operate efficiently. Get involved and tell us what you think. 

Union Station is open: Stop by to learn more about the South Downtown Hub plan!

On the heels of our announcement that Union Station has reopened to the public, Sound Transit is excited to share information about an upcoming workshop and exhibition in the Great Hall to showcase…

Save the date! South Downtown Hub Workshop 2

Join us on Wednesday, July 17, when we’ll co-host the second South Downtown Hub workshop with the City of Seattle and King County. Your feedback and ideas will contribute to the community’s future…

Sound Transit Board keeps existing alternatives for South Lake Union and Denny Stations

At the May 23 Sound Transit Board of Directors meeting, Board members discussed and reviewed South Lake Union (SLU) Feasibility Study findings and community feedback about a potential new…

Recap: CID Info Session on Regional and Local Access

Thank you to everyone who attended the Chinatown International District (CID) info session on regional and local access on April 30! It was great to see people engaging with different scenarios to…

Ballard Link Extension South Lake Union Feasibility Study Webinar

Sound Transit is seeking feedback on a new concept for an additional alternative in the South Lake Union (SLU) area.In December 2023, the Sound Transit Board instructed staff to assess the…