4. News and updates

Sound Transit crews install innovative track equipment to enable light rail vehicles to cross I-90 floating bridge

Sound Transit is a step closer to the first-in-the-world achievement of operating light rail on a floating bridge as construction crews install the innovative track bridges that will enable light…

Tracks for link light rail stretch across the I-90 floating bridge.

Bridging the gap: making tracks to connect the Eastside with Link light rail

Work is really picking up on the Interstate 90 floating bridge as Sound Transit crews work to extend Link light rail’s Blue Line to the Eastside and open for service in 2023.  One of the most…

Construction worker walks across rebar.

Construction progress update (photos!)

East Link construction in south Bellevue recently passed the two-year mark. Since construction kicked off in June 2017, crews have made significant progress toward a 2023 opening of the Blue Line.…

77th Ave Sidewalk Closure for Plaza Construction

Beginning as early as Monday, July 22, work will begin on the 77th Ave SE entrance plaza as crews install new utilities, sidewalks, landscaping and other finishes. To safely complete this work, the…

Island Crest Way Ramp Closures Extended

Construction on the Mercer Island Station continues as crews continuing installing glass panels for the curtain walls, steel for the platform canopy and begin installing utilities. To safely complete…