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Transportation in the Puget Sound region

Transportation in the Puget Sound region

past, present, and future

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Published by Center for Pacific Northwest Studies, Western Washington State College in Bellingham .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (State),
  • Puget Sound region
    • Subjects:
    • Transportation -- Washington (State) -- Puget Sound region -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by James W. Scott.
      SeriesOccasional paper - Center for Pacific Northwest Studies, Western Washington State College ; # 6
      ContributionsScott, James William, 1925-, Western Washington State College. Center for Pacific Northwest Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE213.W2 T7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 127 leaves :
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4579339M
      LC Control Number77151711

      The Puget Sound region is dispersed, both in employment and residences. While downtown Seattle is the strongest Puget Sound Regional Council (PSRC) employment center and has experienced astounding growth since , more than 85 percent of employment is outside downtown. The Puget Sound region is a coastal area of the Pacific Northwest in the U.S. state of Washington, including Puget Sound, the Puget Sound lowlands, and the surrounding region roughly west of the Cascade Range and east of the Olympic is characterized by a complex array of saltwater bays, islands, and peninsulas carved out by prehistoric glaciers.

      The Puget Sound region's shorelines, rivers, prairies, forests, and mountain slopes were rich with resources provided by the spirits so that the people might live. Skitswish and Spokane encampment Each year, Lushootseed people moved through their territories, setting up temporary camps to collect the wealth of land, sea, and river.   In the techtopian future that some transportation experts envision for Puget Sound, you’ll no longer walk that rain-sodden, uphill mile to the light rail station or the bus stop. Nevermore will you fight for a parking spot at the Southcenter shopping mall or pay to leave your car in a dank garage near the Sea-Tac airport.

      Appendix A1 References A East Link Project Final EIS July Sound Transit. a. Sound Move—The Ten-Year Regional Transit System Plan.   SEATTLE—State and regional traffic plans for the Puget Sound region have virtually no potential to reduce regional traffic congestion, concludes a newly released study by the Coles Center for Transportation at Washington Policy Center (WPC).Toward a More Accessible and Productive Transportation in the Puget Sound, conducted by nationally renowned analyst Wendell Cox, .


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