Tag: Sound Transit

Key Details for $500M+ Transit-Oriented Development in Bellevue Approved

According to the City of Bellevue, the Sound Transit Board of Directors recently approved key transaction terms with developers to build an almost seven acres of transit-oriented development across from the Spring District. This will be adjacent to the Operations and Maintenance Facility: East, which was recently completed. BRIDGE Housing […]

South Bellevue Park and Ride

Bus Routes Now Serving South Bellevue Park and Ride

Sound Transit Express routes 550 and 556, as well as King County Metro routes 241 and 249 are now serving the bus loop at the South Bellevue Station Garage. Route 550 and 556 will no longer serve Bellevue Way Southeast/112th Avenue Southeast in the westbound direction. The Park-and-Ride garage at […]

South Bellevue Park-and-Ride to Open in Fall 2021

The Park-and-Ride garage at South Bellevue is planned to open in the Fall of 2021 (in September), according to Sound Transit. In Partnership with the City of Bellevue, the on-time construction has led to the opening of the garage nearly two years prior to East Link for light rail begins […]

Sound Transit Selects BRIDGE Housing as Developer for $500M Mixed-Use Project near Spring District

Sound Transit recently announced that they are entering negotiations with BRIDGE Housing and its partners to develop seven acres of transit oriented development next door to the East Link light rail. Bridge Housing includes Seattle-based Touchstone and Essex Property Trust. The City of Bellevue and Sound Transit have discussed creative […]

Sound Transit Pauses Construction on East Link Light Rail

Sound Transit has halted construction on the East Link light rail. According to an employee at Sound Transit, this action has been taken to ensure the safety of the construction workforce. Sound Transit came to the decision after evaluating what measures would need to be taken to ensure the safety […]