Author Archives: Tyler Graf

(VIDEO) TriMet’s FX2-Division races toward one-year mark with transit-signal-priority-enabled time savings


With the one-year anniversary of TriMet FX™ – Frequent Express – fast approaching, an important aspect of the service has come into focus: FX buses are more efficient, thanks in large part to next-generation transit-signal priority. The cloud-based system, which uses artificial intelligence to give buses more green lights and fewer reds, is among the […]

(VIDEO) As Better Red’s PDX disruption hits halfway mark, construction begins on TriMet’s new airport MAX station


With more work to come, TriMet hits mid-point on schedule to reopen MAX Red Line Oct. 22 TriMet’s four-month-long disruption for “A Better Red” is approaching the halfway mark on schedule. In the past two months, crews have been busy with significant demolition and construction of the MAX system between the Gateway Transit Center and […]

(VIDEO) TriMet’s expanding Safety Response Team recognized as part of industry-leading honor for agency’s security and safety initiatives


American Public Transportation Association conferred TriMet with its highest honors for security and safety, acknowledging TriMet’s ongoing improvements to the wellbeing of our customers and the community TriMet’s Board of Directors has approved continuing and expanding TriMet’s Safety Response Team, recognized for making a positive impact on the community and in the transit industry. The […]