State of Good Repair

MAX resumes regular service Sunday, Sept. 4 following Rose Quarter MAX Improvements project

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New improvements rejuvenate a section of the original light rail alignment as we celebrate 30 years of MAX MAX lines will resume regular service at the start of service tomorrow, Sunday, Sept. 4, following the Rose Quarter MAX Improvements project. The project, on the heels of improvements along 1st Avenue in Downtown Portland in May, […]


TriMet promotes Steve Witter to lead Capital Projects and Construction Division

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Witter has extensive experience leading complex projects, and delivering them on time and on budget Steve Witter has been promoted to Executive Director of TriMet’s Capital Projects and Construction Division. General Manager Neil McFarlane selected Witter to lead the division because of his leadership on major construction projects, most recently on the MAX Orange Line. […]


Gateway Transit Center crossing improvements to disrupt MAX service on Sunday, Nov. 16

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Improvement project to create smoother travel for train and bus riders, bicyclists and pedestrians TriMet will be making improvements to a rail crossing at Gateway Transit Center November 16 and November 23, 2014. The work will provide a smoother ride for MAX and bus riders, as well as create an improved crossing for pedestrians and […]


Sunset Transit Center MAX platforms to close Sept. 3 through Sept. 19; MAX will not pick up or drop off riders at this station

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Full closure to replace east and westbound platforms TriMet’s Sunset Transit Center MAX Station east and westbound platforms will soon be closed for roughly two and a half weeks to allow TriMet crews and contractors to remove and replace the existing platforms. Trains will continue to run between Hillsboro and Gresham, however, they will not […]


TriMet track improvement project at Lloyd District to start Aug. 11; impacts to bus and MAX service

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Shuttle buses will serve a small portion of MAX Blue, Green & Red lines Aug. 11-15 UPDATE 8/11/14 3:50 PM Beginning with Tuesday morning service, Red Line trains will not be running between Lloyd Center MAX Station and Gateway Transit Center. Anyone heading to the Portland International Airport from the west side or downtown should […]


Sunset Transit Center MAX Station platform improvements; Construction schedule phases work to minimize disruption on riders

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The first Fiscal Year 2015 State of Good Repair project kicks off in July TriMet’s Sunset Transit Center MAX Station will soon be undergoing major platform maintenance. Work will begin on July 2 and run through the end of September, with a focus on minimizing impacts on riders. The multi-phase construction project is part of […]