People with something to say to Sound Transit about its $50 billion proposal to expand light rail and other transit options over the next 25 years have until April 29 to do so.
The regional transit agency has set up a website, which includes an online survey, at soundtransit3.org.
The site includes more detailed information about proposed projects, including connecting Tacoma to Sea-Tac Airport by light rail.
It also contains a link to a survey that allows folks to rate specific projects in the plan.
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The agency also is accepting comments via mail, email and phone about the proposal, which would necessitate increases in property, motor-vehicle excise and sales taxes.
Mailed comments should be sent to Sound Transit 3, 401 S. Jackson St., Seattle, WA 98104. Emailed comments can be sent to email@example.com.
People wishing to leave a phone message should call 206-903-7000. Folks who would like to comment in a language other than English can call 1-800-823-9230.
Sound Transit also has scheduled public meetings for those who wish to give their opinions in person. South Sound meetings are:
▪ Tacoma, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. April 21 at Evergreen State College-Tacoma, 1210 Sixth Ave.
▪ Federal Way, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. April 28 at Todd Beamer High School, 35999 16th Ave. S.
Comments about the proposal will be forwarded to the Sound Transit board as it finalizes a plan by June to submit to voters Nov. 8.