U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell (fourth from left) high-fives King County Executive Dow Constantine after the Link light rail extension groundbreaking on Tuesday in Lynnwood. With them are, from left, U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, Gov. Jay Inslee, Snohomish County Executive Dave Somers, U.S. Sen. Patty Murray, U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene and Snohomish County Councilman Terry Ryan. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell (fourth from left) high-fives King County Executive Dow Constantine after the Link light rail extension groundbreaking on Tuesday in Lynnwood. With them are, from left, U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, Gov. Jay Inslee, Snohomish County Executive Dave Somers, U.S. Sen. Patty Murray, U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene and Snohomish County Councilman Terry Ryan. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Historic groundbreaking for Lynnwood light rail extension

Soon after service to Snohomish County begins in 2024, trains are forecast to carry up to 55,000 riders a day.

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