Posts Tagged ‘Light Rail’

March 27th, 2017 - 5:24 pm § in The Ave Scene

Trolley Obsession in Seattle

David Brewster Cities are crazy about streetcars and trolleys, but they often turn out to be a bad investment. Here’s a primer on what works, with a lot of warnings to a city such as Seattle. They need to be where people want to go; they need to be less pokey; you need to keep […][...]

March 20th, 2016 - 10:16 am § in The Ave Scene

Light Rail Extension Opened

Well after years of construction and traffic congestion the University of Washington and Capitol Hill stations for the Sound Transit Light rail were opened yesterday as the next step to expansion throughout the city with The Roosevelt and Northgate stations predicted to open in the fall. Naturally t[...]