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The COVID-19 recession could change project timelines

The pandemic crisis is greatly reducing the revenues Sound Transit relies on to expand our regional transit system. As some businesses remain closed and people stay home, sales tax revenues critical…

Passengers board a Sounder train at Kent Station.

Open house materials available online

Thank you to everyone who attended the recent open house to get an update on the planned garage and pedestrian, bicycle and bus improvements at Kent Station. We shared updated conceptual designs,…

Kent Station Parking and Access Improvements Open House

Sound Transit is expanding access to Kent Station, including a new parking garage, along with walking, biking, and bus improvements. We've completed conceptual design and analyzed the potential…

Photo of riders boarding at Kent Station

Open house will share environmental analysis and design updates

Sound Transit is planning a new garage and pedestrian, bicycle and bus improvements at Kent Station to give more people convenient access to a traffic-free commute on Sounder.  Sound Transit has…

Sound Transit to host open house on Kent Station parking and access improvements

Sound Transit has completed its conceptual design for the proposed parking and access improvements at the Kent Sounder station. The project includes construction of a new parking garage at East James…