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Attorney general likely to ignore calls to hire outside lawyers to defend Initiative 976.
Sound Transit board members have abandoned ideas for a $450 million tunnel into Seattle’s historic central Ballard neighborhood, a $200 million bored tunnel through West Seattle’s Pigeon Point neighborhood, and a fully elevated trackway in Sodo that would have blocked light-rail travel during construction.
One man was killed and two were wounded in a triple shooting Friday night at the Westlake light-rail station, according to Seattle police.
A Pierce County judge on Friday dismissed a class-action lawsuit challenging Sound Transit’s ability to collect millions of dollars in car-tab taxes that voters approved in 2016 for mass transit.
The taxpayer-funded transit authority for the Puget Sound region has hired a $550-an-hour management coach to help its chief executive get along better with employees.
The Trump administration’s immigration policies have fueled rumors in recent weeks that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents have been seen at Sound Transit stations, prompting Seattle officials to assure social media that the reports were false.
The Washington State Patrol said a worker is dead after falling from light rail column at a Sound Transit construction site.
Anti-tax activist Tim Eyman says his initiative to toss out Sound Transit’s car-tab taxes and instead tax every vehicle in the state at $30 has failed to collect enough signatures and will not be on the ballot next year.
Sound Transit has received a Popular Science 2017 “Best of What’s New” award in the engineering category for its plan to run light-rail trains across the Interstate-90 floating bridge.
Soaring costs for labor, materials and land have plans for a light-rail extension to Lynnwood running $500 million over budget.
It is an unusual email that contains both an obvious lie and a great truth in close proximity.
Anti-tax initiative promoter Tim Eyman says he’s launching a new initiative to the Legislature to toss out Sound Transit’s car-tab taxes and instead tax every vehicle in the state at $30.
The family of a bicyclist who died in a crash last year is suing the city of Seattle and Sound Transit, claiming the streetcar trolley tracks caused the crash.
Special session may seem like summer reruns for the Legislature because rules require bills to be passed again.
Car tab fees for Sound Transit have Puget Sound drivers, and some legislators, in an uproar.
A person was killed after being struck by a light rail train in Seattle.
Does Spokane need an Indigenous Peoples Day when the state already has Native American Heritage Day?
Sound Transit, the mass-transit agency for King, Pierce and Snohomish Counties, has acknowledged that it improperly gave the email addresses of nearly 173,000 customers to a political campaign promoting an expansion of mass-transit in the region.
Sound Transit, which for years ran light-rail trains that were too empty, now has cramped passengers clamoring for more railcars.
SEATTLE – Sound Transit has revised its estimated typical “cost per adult” down to $169 a year in higher taxes, if voters this fall approve the Sound Transit 3 expansion plan. The Seattle Times reports the decrease, announced Friday, is based mainly on the fact most people own cheap used cars. Previously, the ST 3 tax figure was $203 a year per adult.