With downtown Bellevue in the background, the Wilburton Train Trestle is seen from the air Monday. The trestle is a 102-foot tall abandoned BNSF railway spanning Southeast Eighth Street that will be turned into a pedestrian and cyclist trail with help from a $7.5 million donation from Amazon. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)
The Wilburton Train Trestle is seen from the air Monday. The trestle is a 102-foot-tall abandoned BNSF railway spanning Southeast Eighth Street that will be turned into a pedestrian and cyclist trail. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)
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Complicated, ‘breathtaking’ segment of Eastside foot and bike trail to open by 2024

A $7.5 million grant from Amazon will allow King County to complete one of the most complicated parts of a planned 42-mile trail system by 2024, county and company executives announced Monday.

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