News and updates

Daytime closure of portion of NE 103rd Street

As early as Saturday, January 25, Sound Transit’s contractor will close a portion of NE 103rd Street between 1st Ave NE to the bus entrance of the Northgate Transit Center. This portion of roadway…

Link Connections: Proposals for bus and light rail integration in north King County driven by community guidance

King County Metro and Sound Transit issued this news release jointly.  Summary As Sound Transit extends its light rail system to serve three new Link stations in 2021 (U District, Roosevelt, and…

Pedestrian path closing and construction sound wall removal around the U District Station site

What As early as Wednesday, January 15th, the pedestrian path around the U District Station (UDS) site will be permanently closed. Once the pedestrian path closes, Sound Transit’s contractor will…

Tree planting along I-5 near NE 80th to NE 85th Streets

Starting Sunday, January 26th, 2020, Sound Transit’s contractor will be mulching and planting trees on WSDOT right-of-way east of Interstate 5 as part of Sound Transit’s tree replacement program. …

Nightly closure of portion of NE 103rd Street

Starting Monday night, January 6th, 2020, NE 103rd Street between 1st Ave NE to west of 3rd Ave NE will be closed while Sound Transit’s contractor finishes the installation of metal paneling around…

Link Connections: Northgate feedback event, Silverlake Safeway

The Northgate Link Extension adds three new Link light rail stations at Northgate, Roosevelt and the U District. When these new stations open in 2021, you'll be able to connect to Link at Northgate…

Link Connections: Northgate feedback event, Everett Public Library

The Northgate Link Extension adds three new Link light rail stations at Northgate, Roosevelt and the U District. When these new stations open in 2021, you'll be able to connect to Link at Northgate…

Looking down at the platform of the nearly complete Roosevelt Station, as media members descend the stairs.

Fresh pics: Nearing completion at Roosevelt Station

Imagine traveling from Roosevelt to downtown Seattle in just 10 minutes and to SeaTac Airport in 45 minutes. It's just two years away!  Construction at Roosevelt Station, part of the Northgate Link…

Link Connections: Northgate feedback event, South Everett Freeway Station

The Northgate Link Extension adds three new Link light rail stations at Northgate, Roosevelt and the U District. When these new stations open in 2021, you'll be able to connect to Link at Northgate…

Northgate Link Roosevelt Station Construction Nearly Complete

Construction at the Roosevelt Station of Sound Transit’s Northgate Link Extension is now more than 95 percent complete, an important step toward the opening of the extension’s service in 2021.  The…