Author Archives: Tia York

TriMet brings contractor on board for Division Transit Project


Contract award expected to become Oregon’s largest for a certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) TriMet’s Board of Directors took a significant step toward bringing faster, more efficient and reliable bus service on the eastside this week. They voted to award the pre-construction contract for the Division Transit Project to Raimore Construction, a certified Disadvantaged Business […]

TriMet prepares for historic expansion of bus service under newly adopted budget


$710 million operating budget focused on expanding service, improving access to transit, increasing security TriMet’s Board of Directors adopted the agency’s Fiscal Year 2019 budget this morning, ushering in the agency’s largest ever expansion of bus service. In addition to increasing service hours and frequency on buses, the FY2019 budget brings back round-the-clock bus service […]

Help TriMet set funding priorities for transit services


Workshops and online tool solicit public feedback for first-ever statewide stable funding dedicated to public transportation TriMet is starting a conversation this month with riders and the greater community. We’re asking for help in shaping priorities for new funding for public transit under the Keep Oregon Moving law that was passed by the Oregon legislature […]