Author Archives: Andrew Longeteig

About Andrew Longeteig

I’m TriMet’s Communications Coordinator. I share what’s happening at the agency with the media and general public. When I’m not working, I’ll either be watching the Blazers or at a rock concert.

TriMet to expand service on five bus lines, improve capacity and reliability on others


New fall service begins Sunday, Sept. 4 TriMet will add more service to five bus lines and improve schedules on 11 others as part of its new fall schedule to increase reliability, better match rider demand, connect people with jobs and ease crowding. The changes take effect on Sunday, Sept. 4. The increased service is […]

TriMet plans for hundreds of new buses with five-year purchase contract from FY2019 through FY2023


New buses to replace older ones, help meet service expansion needs TriMet’s board approved a contract Wednesday to provide 33 new diesel buses for fiscal year 2019—with an option for 257 more from fiscal years 2020 through 2023—to replace older buses and expand the overall fleet. The 33 new buses allow TriMet to reach the […]

TriMet expands parking options in Milwaukie with new Park & Ride opening Aug. 1 near MAX Orange Line


90 parking spaces added adjacent to the SE Park Ave Parking Garage Correction 10/14/16: A total of 90 designated parking spots are allocated to Park & Ride use at this lot. In previous version we noted up to 150 spaces, with 90 priority spaces for transit use. TriMet is expanding parking options with the opening […]