Additional Blue, Green and Yellow trains added to help participants get to the event
TriMet will have extra MAX service out on Sunday morning, Sept.16 to help riders get to the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure at the Tom McCall Waterfront Park. The extra service will run from 6 to 9 a.m.
The day of the race is typically TriMet’s busiest Sunday of the year, with an increase in ridership of up to 20 percent over typical Sundays in years past. Some 40,000 people are expected to participate in the event. Due to expected crowds, bus and MAX riders should plan extra time for their trips.
- Extra Green Line trains will leave the Clackamas Town Center Transit Center at
6:37 a.m., 6:58 a.m. and 7:26 a.m.
- Blue and Yellow lines will have extra trains in service from 6 to 9 a.m.
- Nine bus lines will be detoured around the race and stops on the route will be closed.
- Affected lines: 4, 8, 15, 17, 20, 33, 35, 44, 77
Day passes available for advance purchase
TriMet customer service staff will be at the Komen Heath Expo selling advance Day Passes for Sunday. The expo will be held at the Oregon Convention Center on Friday, Sept. 14, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 15, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The TriMet booth will be set up across from the T-shirt pick-up.
Day Pass Fares
Honored citizens: $2
Riders should remember the Free Rail Zone no longer exists and a valid fare is required throughout the MAX system.
Park & Ride
Many of TriMet’s free Park & Rides, including one at Clackamas Town Center Transit Center, are open on the weekends. For Park & Ride locations and days they are open, visit trimet.org/parkandride.