3. News and updates

Ballasted track installed on Mercer Island

For the last few weeks, crews have been busily installing ballasted track between the Mercer Island Station and East Mercer Way. This is the first segment of rail to be completed on…

Construction alert: Saturday morning barrier replacement work

Crews working for Sound Transit will replace concrete barriers on westbound I-90, between the Mercer Island Tunnel and the floating bridge beginning as early as 5 a.m. Saturday, Dec…

Mercer Island Station head house construction continues

As the summer construction season draws to a close, significant progress has been made at the Mercer Island station. For the last few months, crews have erected structural steel for both the east and…

Intersection improvements coming to 76th Avenue Southeast and North Mercer Way

Beginning as early as Monday Oct. 15, crews working for Sound Transit will begin making improvements at two areas near the Mercer Island Station: at the intersection of 76th Avenue Southeast and…

Night closures on I-405 in Bellevue on Sept. 24- 27

Overnight drivers should be aware of upcoming closures on Interstate 405 in downtown Bellevue. Beginning on Monday, Sept. 24, Sound Transit's contractor will set forms on the horizontal structures in…