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Sound Transit rail expansion could include underground tunnels

Posted on December 8, 2015

SEATTLE — Sound Transit released details of how Seattle's single light rail line could expand to be more like a big-city subway system, including new light rail tunnels beneath downtown Seattle, KIRO TV reported.

Sound Transit officials say the agency is considering as many as four one-way tubes beneath Fifth and Sixth Avenues to accommodate new light rail lines. New connecting tunnels could be part of the Sound Transit 3 ballot measure before voters in November 2016, according to the report. For the full story, click here.

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