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4/14/2021

Rail News: Passenger Train Westlake Monorail Station from the Westlake Center Mall Atrium.

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Seattle Monorail Services

recently commenced construction of $ 6.6 million improvements to the Westlake Monorail Station.

The improvements are part of Climate Pledge Arena and The Seattle Kraken’s investment in the Seattle Center Monorail, according to a press release.

Construction, which is expected to be completed in the fall, includes work that will double the system capacity, provide better access and strengthen the connection to Sound Transit’s Link Light Rail and the regional bus network.

The project will also increase the size of the passenger boarding area at Westlake Station and allow boarding through all eight doors to increase the number of train journeys during rush hour.

Contact The monorail will cease passenger service until April 30th, but will resume operations and remain open throughout the construction process. editorial staff.

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