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Angle Lake light rail station achieves LEED Gold certification

Angle Lake light rail station achieves LEED Gold certification

Photo courtesy Sound Transit.   Sound Transit announced Thursday (July 13) that its newest light rail facility has earned Leadership Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification from... [Read more]

‘Seattle Steel Pan Project’ to play at Angle Lake Station Wednesday, May 10

‘Seattle Steel Pan Project’ to play at Angle Lake Station Wednesday, May 10

Come visit the new light rail station in SeaTac next Wednesday (May 10) and enjoy some free entertainment – the City of SeaTac is partnering with Sound Transit to provide entertainment on the second... [Read more]

New entertainment series will kick off May 10 at Angle Lake Light Rail Station

New entertainment series will kick off May 10 at Angle Lake Light Rail Station

A new summer-long entertainment series will kick off at the Sound Transit Angle Lake Light Rail Station Plaza, premiering Wednesday, May 10, with the first of five performances to be held on the second... [Read more]

The Cactus Speaks: Sound Transit: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

The Cactus Speaks: Sound Transit: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

[EDITOR’S NOTE: This column by Earl Gipson is a view of SeaTac city government. It does not necessarily reflect the views of The SeaTac Blog nor its staff. We are seeking additional regular columnists... [Read more]

Tukwila Int’l Blvd. station neighborhood planning workshop will be Feb. 23-25

Tukwila Int’l Blvd. station neighborhood planning workshop will be Feb. 23-25

A “kick-off” event for Sound Transit’s Tukwila International Boulevard (TIB) Light Rail Station is scheduled for Feb. 23-25. This station is located just across the street from SeaTac at S. 154th... [Read more]

City Council receives public input on ST3 ballot measure; will remain neutral

City Council receives public input on ST3 ballot measure; will remain neutral

The SeaTac City Council held a Special Meeting Thursday night (Oct. 6) to obtain input from the community on the ST3 ballot measure prior to discussing whether to take a collective position either in support... [Read more]

SeaTac Council seeking public input on ST3 Ballot Proposition Thursday, Oct. 6

SeaTac Council seeking public input on ST3 Ballot Proposition Thursday, Oct. 6

The SeaTac City Council will hold a Special Council Meeting on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, from 5 – 6 p.m. at the SeaTac Community Center Banquet Room (13735 24th Ave S.), with the goal of hearing public... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Figures don’t lie, but liars figure!’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Figures don’t lie, but liars figure!’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The SeaTac Blog nor its staff:] Figures don’t lie, but liars figure! Sound... [Read more]

REMINDER: Light rail to Angle Lake begins Saturday with opening celebration

REMINDER: Light rail to Angle Lake begins Saturday with opening celebration

Photo courtesy Sound Transit. Light rail to Sound Transit’s new Angle Lake station in SeaTac begins at 11 a.m. this Saturday (Sept. 24), with a grand opening celebration that runs until 2 p.m.. A... [Read more]

Celebrate Angle Lake Light Rail Station opening on Saturday, Sept. 24

Celebrate Angle Lake Light Rail Station opening on Saturday, Sept. 24

A free ‘Party on the Plaza’ to celebrate the Angle Lake Light Rail Station opening is set for Saturday, Sept. 24, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 24: 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM WHERE: Angle... [Read more]

Sound Transit Angle Lake light rail carpoolers can now reserve parking

Sound Transit Angle Lake light rail carpoolers can now reserve parking

By Jack Mayne Sound Transit says that when its new Angle Lake station opens Sept. 24, “frequent carpoolers” can reserve a parking spot ahead of time as a way to maximize the limited parking space... [Read more]

Sound Transit’s new Angle Lake Station scheduled to open on Sept. 24

Sound Transit’s new Angle Lake Station scheduled to open on Sept. 24

Sound Transit’s new Angle Lake Station – located on 28th Ave S. at S. 200th Street – is scheduled to open on Saturday, Sept. 24. This elevated station – which cost $383 million – is located... [Read more]

S. 200th Street & 28th Avenue S. paving planned in SeaTac this week 

S. 200th Street & 28th Avenue S. paving planned in SeaTac this week 

Crews plan to place the final layer of asphalt on S. 200th Street (between 26th Ave S. & International Blvd.) and 28th Ave S. (from north of S. 204th Street to 26th Ave S.) beginning as early as Wednesday,... [Read more]

Sound Transit holding safety drills at S. 200th station on Tuesday, April 26

Sound Transit holding safety drills at S. 200th station on Tuesday, April 26

Sound Transit announced that it will host a series of safety drills with South King County emergency responders on Tuesday, April 26 for the S. 200th Link Extension. The drills will take place at the... [Read more]

Power outage hits 2,000 in SeaTac area, including Sound Transit Link Light Rail

Power outage hits 2,000 in SeaTac area, including Sound Transit Link Light Rail

Seattle City Light said via Twitter Saturday morning (April 9) that a failed underground switch has caused an outage affecting around 2,000 customers, including Sound Transit Link Light Rail. Link Light... [Read more]

City Council spars over Interim City Manager contract, Sound Transit info

City Council spars over Interim City Manager contract, Sound Transit info

by Jack Mayne The SeaTac City Council approved by voice vote approval for Mayor Rick Forschler to sign a contract with Interim City Manager Donny Payne following his selection on Jan. 19. Also approved... [Read more]

Expect delays next week as roadway restoration continues along S. 200th

Expect delays next week as roadway restoration continues along S. 200th

Expect delays starting Monday, Dec. 28, as crews building the Angle Lake Station are restoring S. 200th Street between 26th Ave S. and International Boulevard. Crews have been working on the south side... [Read more]

Sound Transit crews will soon start sidewalk work for Angle Lake Station

Sound Transit crews will soon start sidewalk work for Angle Lake Station

Sound Transit announced that crews will soon install curbs, gutters, and sidewalks along the south side of S. 200th Street between 26th Ave S. and International Boulevard.  Sound Transit will then switch... [Read more]

Sound Transit considering offering permit parking, seeking feedback

Sound Transit considering offering permit parking, seeking feedback

Sound Transit announced this week that it “is considering offering permit parking at its busiest lots and garages starting in 2016.” Here’s more info: Sound Transit tested permits during... [Read more]

City of SeaTac supports Sound Transit Federal Way Link extension decision

City of SeaTac supports Sound Transit Federal Way Link extension decision

The City of SeaTac announced Friday (July 24) that it “supports the decision of the Sound Transit Board … to select the SR 509/I-5 alignment for the Federal Way Link Extension as the preferred... [Read more]