Sound Transit is planning for a new operations and maintenance facility for light rail down south. Six different sites are currently under consideration. In this video, the transit agency explains why the locations are candidates.

New OFM South sites under consideration. (Sound Transit)

An online open house has been commissioned for the scoping effort, highlighting the pros and cons of each location. Public comment for scoping is open through April 1st.

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