What is the future of transit in the Southwest Corridor?


Help determine short-term improvements and long-term vision for bus service in the area

Help determine the future of transit service in the Southwest Corridor. The corridor runs through Southwest Portland, Tigard, Tualatin, King City, Sherwood, Durham, Lake Oswego and West Linn. What should it look like? How best can transit connect those communities with jobs, schools and services?

As part of the larger Southwest Corridor Plan being developed by Metro and 13 local partners, TriMet is taking a fresh look at bus service in the corridor as we develop the Southwest Service Enhancement Plan.

We’re holding a series of meetings to get the community’s input on short-term improvements and the long-term vision for bus service in the area. Let us know how you think transit service and access to transit could be improved to better serve the area. The meetings kick off this Thursday, Jan. 9.

Thursday, Jan.  9, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
West End Building, Santiam Room
4101 SW Kruse Way, Lake Oswego

Wednesday, Jan. 15, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Bolton Fire Station #58
6050 SW Failing St., West Linn
Line 35-Macadam/Greeley will get you there

Thursday, Jan. 16, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
City Council Chambers
22560 SW Pine St., Sherwood
Line 93-Tigard/Sherwood will get you there

Thursday, Jan. 23, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Multnomah Arts Center Auditorium
7688 SW Capitol Highway, Portland
Lines 44-Capitol Hwy/Mocks Crest and 45-Garden Home will get you there

Thursday, Feb. 13, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Tualatin Public Library
18878 SW Martinazzi Ave., Tualatin
Line 76-Beaverton/Tualatin will get you there

You can also comment by sending your thoughts to comments@trimet.org or by calling 503-238-RIDE (7433).

Southwest Corridor Plan

The Southwest Corridor Plan is a comprehensive approach to achieving community visions through integrated land use and transportation planning. The plan incorporates existing local land use visions, such as the Barbur Concept Plan, the Tigard High Capacity Transit Land Use Plan, linking Tualatin and the Sherwood Town Center Plan. Learn more at oregonmetro.gov/southwestcorridor.

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