Author Archives: Tia York

TriMet rolls out fall service change with expanded bus service, schedule improvements and a new route for a popular line


Highlights include adjustments to all MAX schedules, moving Line 19 out of one of SW Portland’s most congested sections, expanding service on Line 74 and adding Sunday service on lines 30 and 32 starting Sunday, Sept. 1  TriMet continues our largest service expansion in history with improvements that give riders more service and more options, […]

How one foot reduces delays for thousands of TriMet bus riders – and keeps autos moving too


Partnership between TriMet and PBOT prioritizes small projects that make a big difference, speeding up buses and reducing traffic-related delays Lane size matters when it comes to keeping TriMet buses out of congestion. Last fall, the Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) made a small striping adjustment to the eastbound lanes of SE Division Street at […]

TriMet announces summer schedule of events to help riders reduce their transit costs


Thirteen events, in partnership with Portland State University and Portland Parks & Recreation’s Free Lunch + Play program, expand options for riders to sign up for reduced fare TriMet wants to help those struggling financially afford transit, so we’re taking our low-income fare program to Portland neighborhoods this summer. We’re also expanding enrollment services on […]