Jim Hebert is Robert Mak’s guest on Upfront with Robert Mak on KING TV, Sunday October 30, 2011 to discuss his firm’s research conducted on behalf of Fast Forward Eastside about the financial impact construction of Sound Transit’s East Link Light Rail will have on Bellevue’s economy.
About us:Fast Forward Eastside is a pro-transit forum advocating for responsible transportation policy and traffic congestion relief for the region.
Important HeadlinesSeattle Times - Private study says light-rail work to hurt Bellevue businesses- As the Bellevue City Council prepares to take a key vote Monday night on Sound Transit's plans for light rail through downtown, a privately funded study paints a grim picture of how business will fare when the construction barricades go up. Q13 Fox- Study: Bellevue could lose $1.4 billion during light rail construction Bellevue Reporter - Bellevue council wants more time for light-rail negotiations, sets public hearing Seattle Times - Bellevue closer to pact with Sound Transit
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