Sound Transit

Julie Timm, current CEO of Greater Richmond (Va.) Transit Company, has been appointed CEO of Sound Transit.

Julie Timm to Lead Sound Transit

The Sound Transit Board of Directors has voted unanimously to appoint Julie Timm as CEO, effective Sept. 26, 2022. Until her arrival, Brooke Belman will continue to lead the Washington state agency in an interim capacity.

An aerial view of the Dec. 18, 2017 derailment. (Photo courtesy of Washington State Patrol.)

Settled: Amtrak Cascades Derailment Case

A settlement has been reached more than four years after Amtrak Cascades train 501, on its inaugural Point Defiance Bypass run, derailed in DuPont, Wash., as it entered a 30-mph curve at approximately 79 mph.

Bonnie Todd, incoming COO, TriMet

TriMet Appoints Bonnie Todd COO

Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon (TriMet) has named Bonnie Todd COO; she is the first woman to hold the agency’s top operating job.

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People News: Sound Transit, HDR

Andy Izquierdo has joined Sound Transit as Chief Communications Officer, and Nathan Macek has taken on the role of Infrastructure Finance Director at HDR.