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World’s first light rail on a floating bridge: For I-90, Sound Transit had to invent ‘a brilliant solution’

“Sound Transit’s consultants have invented a flexing track connection, using earthquake science, to safely move future light-rail trains on the I‑90 floating bridge,” reports The Seattle Times’ Mike Lindblom.