Puget Sound Business Journal has released their list for the top 12 projects that will forever change our local area. Emily Parkhurst is here to highlight 6 of these exciting, major projects! She discusses Amazon's 5-block tower project and infamous spheres that will brand our city, a light rail expansion that gets you from Seattle to downtown Bellevue in just 15 minutes, and other notable projects.

The complete list includes:

  • Sound Transit’s new light rail line between Seattle and Bellevue.
  • The Spring District in Bellevue (where the new GIX program and REI’s HQ will be)
  • The Highway 99 tunnel in Seattle
  • The Lincoln Square expansion in Bellevue.
  • The Amazon Spheres
  • Rainier Square in downtown Seattle
  • Amazon’s five-block tower project in downtown Seattle
  • The Convention Center expansion
  • The Hyatt Regency Seattle near the Convention Center
  • The Space Needle renovation
  • The Elliott Bay Seawall project
  • The Lakefront Blocks that will be Google’s South Lake Union office