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Sound Transit holds virtual groundbreaking ceremony on Federal Way Link Extension

Today we’re celebrating a thrilling milestone for our region that’s been years in the making: the start of construction on the Federal Way Link Extension! This project will add 7.8 new miles to our…

A station rendering shows a Link light rail train arriving in Federal Way.

Breaking ground on the Federal Way Link Extension

Today, Sound Transit celebrates the start of construction on the 7.8-mile Federal Way Link Extension.  We'd like to thank everyone involved in this milestone, including leaders on the local, state…

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Tree and vegetation removal underway

We’re moving forward with preparing for construction of the 7.8-mile Federal Way Link Extension. A portion of this work includes removing existing trees and clearing vegetation. We’ll remove…

Federal Way Link Extension continues early construction work

Sound Transit is continuing early work to prepare for construction of the 7.8 mile Federal Way Link Extension, which will extend the regional light rail line from Angle Lake station to the Federal…

Night closures on I-5 for Federal Way Link construction

Closures along southbound I-5 in SeaTac over three weeks Crews working on the Federal Way Link Extension will be closing lanes on southbound I-5 from milepost 150.8 to milepost 149.8 in SeaTac to…