Air gondola studied as possible traffic congestion fix for Kirkland, WA

Air gondola studied as possible traffic congestion fix for Kirkland, WA
WSDOT traffic cameras show congested lanes on I-5 at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 13, 2013.

With light rail years and millions of dollars away, Kirkland officials are thinking an aerial gondola—similar to ski resorts—could be the fastest, cheapest way to get commuters moving and diminish traffic congestion.