East Link Extension

Connecting the Eastside with reliable light rail

News and updates

Weekend Closure of 112th Avenue SE in south Bellevue

Beginning on Saturday, December 18th, crews will deliver and install a signal house. In preparation for this work, crews will fully close 112th Avenue Southeast between Southeast 6th Street and…

Mercer Island demolition work begins Dec. 13

Structures on two Sound Transit owned residential properties in Mercer Island are scheduled to be removed on the north side of North Mercer Way, near 77th Avenue Southeast. Site preparations will…

Four-month closure of westbound SR 520 on-ramp from Redmond Way/SR 202 starting in February 2022

Beginning as soon as February 2022, crews will be closing the on-ramp to westbound State Route 520 from Redmond Way for four months in order to build a new freeway on-ramp. This work is happening so…

A link light rail train being pushed along the tracks just east of the Bellevue Downtown Station at night.

Fresh pics: Trains rolling (slowly) on the Eastside!

Link light rail trains are now arriving at stations in Bellevue and the Eastside.     A link light rail train stops at the Bellevue Downtown Station platform as part of the…

Night lane closures on Bellevue Way SE

Overnight drivers should be aware of lane closures on Bellevue Way Southeast. Crews will be performing curb work on Bellevue Way Southeast. In preparation for this work, the left lanes will be closed…