Starting Oct. 8, Sounder began offering first-class, reliable service between Lakewood and Seattle. New stops are Lakewood and South Tacoma and it continues to downtown Tacoma, Puyallup, Sumner, Auburn, Kent, Tukwila and Seattle. Trains have plush seating, outlets for computers, bicycle storage, restrooms and fantastic views. Information related to schedules, fares, and so forth can be found here: http://www.soundtransit.org/rider-community/rider-news/lakewood-south-tacoma-sounder-service.xml .
Sound Transit hosted a ribbon-cutting event on October 6th to celebrate the Sounder’s arrival in Lakewood. Check out the City’s Facebook page to see the photos posted (on October 8th): http://www.facebook.com/LakewoodWA