By Noah Haglund, HeraldNet.com; December 24, 2017
LYNNWOOD — The timeline for getting light rail to Snohomish County slipped last year, and leaders at Sound Transit are scrambling to stop it from falling further behind schedule.
Working in their favor, transit engineers have made progress identifying huge potential savings along the future route from Northgate to Lynnwood. But rising land and labor costs cloud the picture. So does a fickle federal government.