Federal Way Link Extension

Building light rail further into south King County

News and updates

First girders are now in place at future Kent/Des Moines station.

First girders are now in place at future Kent/Des Moines station area

Construction crews have begun installing the Federal Way Link Extension's first light rail girders, which will support the elevated tracks and station platform Link trains will begin serving in 2024…

Construction of Federal Way Link Extension’s first elevated track segments is underway

The first elevated light rail structures for the Federal Way Link Extension are now in place. Workers began installing the girders this week to support the elevated station platform of the future…

Night work: Full closure on Kent Des Moines Road

What Sound Transit's contractor will be working overnight to transport equipment across Kent Des Moines Road. When March 21 and March 23, 10 p.m. - 5 a.m. Where On Kent Des Moines Road between…

Photo of a worker at Kent Des Moines Station photo, Federal Way Link Extension project update march 2021

Federal Way’s light rail extension is on track

Sound Transit’s Federal Way Link Extension project, which will open light rail service from Angle Lake to Federal Way in 2024, is progressing right on schedule. In fact, the project reached a major…

Night Lane Closures on I-5 South from S 288th St to S 320th St

What Crews working on the Federal Way Link Extension will be closing two lanes on I-5 from South 288th Street to South 320th Street.  This work is to set concrete barriers to build an access road…