Representative project and potential alternatives

Read comments received during the early scoping period, April 2 – May 3, 2018.

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Read comments received during the early scoping period, April 2 – May 3, 2018. For an improved experience on your mobile device,

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Based on early scoping comments, Sound Transit will evaluate the representative project and other project alternatives, station locations and associated features. Examples include:

  • Ridership and access
  • Travel time and travel speed
  • Multimodal access to stations
  • Capital, operations and maintenance costs
  • Land use and economic development
  • Transit-oriented development potential
  • Impacts to the environment, including historic resources, parks, natural resources
  • Property impacts and related effects
  • Noise and vibration
  • Traffic and other transportation effects
  • Constructability and construction impacts
  • Other engineering risks and constraints
  • Safety and schedule factors
  • Demographics along the corridor
  • Other operational and site-level factors affecting stations, park-and-rides, the guideway and bridges
  • Siting of an efficient, effective and feasible OMF