Episode 009

The Race for Light Rail

with Matt Hagen

January 22, 2018


Public transportation has been a hot topic in Seattle for some time now, and as the face of the city changes with an influx of newcomers, the evolving public transportation infrastructure is facing a big test. How does Seattle’s struggles to form a fully developed transit system compare to the struggles of other cities? Why do some neighborhoods fear the light rail coming to their neck of the woods? Does Seattle being late to the game mean can we take advantage of new technologies and innovations?

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