Federal Way Link Extension

Building light rail further into south King County

News and updates

Date correction: Overnight closures on Military Rd S in Federal Way

Sound Transit’s contractors will close a small portion of Military Road South in Federal Way for Link light rail deck construction.

Overnight closures of 272nd St and I-5 on and off ramps near 272nd St throughout April

Sound Transit’s contractors will conduct several full and directional overnight closures of 272nd St and I-5 on and off ramps near 272nd St. These closures will accommodate girder erections and…

Federal Way Link Extension Nears Final Selection of Station Names

Federal Way Link Extension will open three new stations serving Kent, Des Moines, and Federal Way in 2024 and Sound Transit’s Board of Directors will soon select the names of the new stations. 

Federal Way light rail construction connects to existing 1 Line

With the installation of girders at Angle Lake, it’s official: the 7.8-mile Federal Way light rail extension is now physically connected to the existing 1 Line, moving expanded service an important…

Long-term closure of SR 99 southbound HOV lane

Sound Transit’s contractors will close the southbound HOV lane on SR 99 between S 204th St and S 208th St to accommodate Link light rail construction. This is a single lane closure. Vehicle and…