Federal Way is firing a shot across the bow of Sound Transit.
The city is upset that Sound Transit expects to scrap plans to bring light rail to Federal Way by 2023 as part of the $17.9 billion mass transit measure voters approved in 2008. The agency’s tax revenues from South King County have dropped by nearly a third, so the agency plans to delay the extension to South 272nd Street until 2034 or later.
Now six proposals tied to Sound Transit have surfaced in the Legislature with backing from Federal Way.
None of them would bring more trains …