East Link Extension safety drills on Saturday, May 26th

Map of Bellevue fire drill activity.

Sound Transit will host a safety drill on Saturday, May 26th, in downtown Bellevue. This is a coordinated effort with City of Bellevue emergency services to practice responses to different scenarios, and familiarize the Fire Department personnel with the features on the site.

What to expect:

  • On Saturday, May 26th, safety drills will be held at approximately 10:30 a.m.
  • This drill will involve rescuing a staged victim from the shaft using heavy lifting operations.
  • Emergency Drill signs will be posted on site.
  • Neighbors and motorists may see and/or hear fire trucks near Sound Transit's Mid-Tunnel construction site at 110th Avenue Northeast and Northeast 2nd Place.
  • Engine crews or aid units will be on site.