West Seattle and Ballard Light Rail Expansion

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Sound Transit is building light rail with service to West Seattle in 2030 and Ballard in 2035.

The new light rail lines and transit tunnel under Downtown, South Lake Union, and Seattle Center/Uptown comprise the largest transit investment in our city's history.

We need your input!

To help guide City decisions, we created these guiding principles and objectives. Tell us how important they are to you and your community by taking this survey. Or, check out this Meeting in a Box to use for virtual group meetings.


Take the Survey

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The City of Seattle and Sound Transit are working together with you. Here’s how:

City of Seattle and Sound Transit Roles

Next steps:

Stay tuned to this newsletter to receive more information on coordinated City and Sound Transit outreach efforts on station locations and track alignments. While the current civil emergency makes in-person events much more difficult, we’re working together to ensure that you receive timely information and we can hear your feedback on the project.


City of Seattle Light Rail website: English普通话廣東話한국어Español Soomaali Tiếng ViệtTagalog

City of Seattle Project Factsheet: English | 普通话廣東話한국어Español Soomaali Tiếng ViệtTagalog

City of Seattle Community Input Summaries,

Sound Transit website | West Seattle and Ballard Link Extensions (map)

City of Seattle: West Seattle Bridge Project

City of Seattle: Planning for NE 130th station

City of Seattle: COVID-19 Community Resource