ST3 is a $54 Billion Empty Promise

ST3 is a $54 billion empty promise By Chuck Collins As first appeared in the Seattle Times Oct. 7, 2016 FIFTY-FOUR billion dollars. Really? The sheer size of Sound Transit 3 staggers the imagination. A Google search yields nothing remotely comparable ever asked of...
Perception vs. Reality: ST3 – Sound Transit’s Prop 1

Perception vs. Reality: ST3 – Sound Transit’s Prop 1

I’m passing on information about Sound Transit’s $54 billion proposal on the November 8th ballot. While the topic could easily fill up a three day workshop, the bottom line is that while we absolutely need more and better transit, continuing to build light rail...
ST3: Not the only solution to regional transit

ST3: Not the only solution to regional transit

WSDOT,  the Puget Sound Regional Council and Sound Transit have no viable plans to reduce congestion or to keep it from getting worse.  ST3 – by Sound Transit’s own admission – will be getting more than 90% of its projected rail riders from existing...