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Madison Bus Rapid Transit

Concrete Companies Stonewall Striking Truck Drivers, Threatening Cascading Construction Delays

Concrete is not flowing in King County and several high-profile infrastructure projects threaten to be delayed as a result. Concrete mixer drivers are striking...

Seattle’s RapidRide G Line Breaks Ground

The long-awaited RapidRide G Line project is finally getting underway. The 2.1-mile line will run from 1st Avenue in Downtown Seattle to Martin Luther...

Metro Shelves Rainier RapidRide, and Some Route 7 Riders Like It That Way

Joe Mayes waited at the Route 7 bus stop on Rainier Avenue S and Mt. Baker Boulevard on New Year’s Day, casually greeting people...

2021 Budget Takes Another Bite Out of RapidRide Program

Back in 2018, we reported that Mayor Durkan's "Move Seattle Reset" had cut Route 40, Route 44, and Route 48 from RapidRide plans, instead...
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Sound Transit Prepares to Unpause Nine Project Actions and Moves to Surplus Angle Lake...

On Thursday, the Sound Transit Board of Directors met to decide on the fate of more than a dozen paused capital project actions. Nine...

Metro Fares Are Back In October With Covid-Safe Features, Mixed Bag Budget Changes Ahead

Fares are coming back to King County Metro buses in October. The agency has been busy putting September service changes into effect and rolling...
Rides board a Route 512 bus in Lynnwood.

Sound Transit Recommends Unpausing 10 Project Actions, Other Projects Remain on Hold

On Thursday, the Sound Transit Board of Directors met for another briefing on paused actions from the capital expansion program. Staff recommended executing $76.5...

SDOT Pushes Madison RapidRide Opening to Fall 2024, but Closer to Securing Federal Grant

Seattle has advanced toward receiving a federal grant that would cover nearly half of the project’s $133.4 million price tag. Back in 2010 when King...