Author Archives: Tia York

TriMet temporarily reduces service due to operator shortage, starting Sunday, Jan. 9


Temporary reduction in service levels will help schedule reliability as TriMet works to build bus operator ranks during national worker shortage TriMet must temporarily reduce bus service due to a severe staffing shortage. With employee attrition and not enough applicants to meet our expected hiring goals, we are facing the most significant operator shortfall in […]

(VIDEO) How do you improve TriMet bus service in Clackamas County? Put safety first, crunch the data, think smart and team up


Working together, TriMet and ODOT identified a small improvement at a single intersection that helps speed up and keep five Clackamas County bus lines on time Bus service in Clackamas County is getting faster and more reliable, thanks to a simple improvement brought about by our partnership with the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT). Late […]

TriMet maintains top bond rating, rolls out new sustainability bond


With steadfast credit rating intact in spite of COVID-19 pandemic, TriMet expands portfolio to include bonds that make investments in agency’s efforts to fight climate change The nation’s top credit rating agencies have granted TriMet a transit industry-leading triple-A bond rating, reaffirming support for our agency’s creditworthiness and the strength of our government-issued bonds. The […]