With torches and a crane, crews dismantle Bertha’s massive cutter head chunk by chunk

Crews are chopping up Bertha’s massive cutter head and hauling the pieces away to be melted down and recycled. The disassembly is employing dozens of workers, in addition to those building the road decks inside the Highway 99 tunnel. Source: Seattle Times - Traffic Permalink: With torches and a crane, crews dismantle Bertha’s massive cutter head chunk by chunk

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A first-of-its-kind program: Microsoft, Seattle Children’s shuttles are now using Metro stops

Microsoft and Seattle Children’s have partnered with transportation officials for a pilot program that allows the employee shuttles to use some public transit stops, in part to free up curb space. Source: Seattle Times - Traffic Permalink: A first-of-its-kind program: Microsoft, Seattle Children’s shuttles are now using Metro stops

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Here’s how Sound Transit plans to roll out ‘one of most ambitious transit expansions’ U.S. has ever seen

Sound Transit released an implementation plan Thursday, laying out more specific start dates for its massive expansion of transit projects across the Puget Sound region. Source: Seattle Times - Traffic Permalink: Here’s how Sound Transit plans to roll out ‘one of most ambitious transit expansions’ U.S. has ever seen

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