Elevator improvements to require intermittent closures of SE Portland’s Rhine-Lafayette Pedestrian Overpass

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Construction begins November 26, with elevator closures beginning December 17 The Rhine-Lafayette Pedestrian Overpass in southeast Portland will be undergoing improvements to increase the reliability of the bridge’s elevators. The project will require the full closure of the Rhine-Lafayette overpass at times. We will install HVAC equipment inside the elevator towers to regulate the temperature and […]


TriMet to make seasonal service adjustments at Clackamas Town Center to help keep buses on time

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Bus lines serving Clackamas Town Center will be detoured temporarily on seven busy shopping days TriMet plans to slightly adjust the routes of buses that serve Clackamas Town Center during the busy holiday shopping season. Ten bus lines travel through the mall’s parking lot to reach the Clackamas Town Center Transit Center. Temporarily detouring those […]


TriMet Board approves revision to TriMet Code to clarify proof of payment required to ride

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Approved ordinance aims to eliminate confusion about fare inspections while further stating fare evasion not criminal if only offense TriMet Board of Directors has unanimously approved a revision to the TriMet Code. It confirms fares are required to ride TriMet, aims to eliminate confusion about fare enforcement and further ensures fare evasion as an only […]


MAX Blue Line resumes regular service Sunday, Oct. 28 as Hillsboro MAX Improvements moves into final phase

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New rail, switch machines, road repairs and station improvements increase MAX reliability and rider experience through Downtown Hillsboro MAX Blue Line will resume regular service at the start of service Sunday, Oct. 28, following a two-week disruption in Downtown Hillsboro. The seven-week project, part of TriMet’s Making Transit Better efforts, started September 17 and improves […]