Seattle Transit Blog reports that Link is celebrating its 5th birthday with some very good news: Ridership is up nearly 23 percent from a similar stretch of time in 2013.

Not Kidding Or Playing: Been Here for Five Years
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  • Not Kidding Or Playing: Been Here for Five Years

A closing note: South Seattle must be considered the oldest part of Seattle because it has been in the future the longest—5 whole years. And you can only be in the future if your neighborhood is Linked. One could not, for example, film the numinous transportation scenes in the first important science fiction film of this decade, Her, in Ballard or Maple Leaf. You could only shot that urban future in the areas of our city that are in the future now.