Author Archives: Tia York

(VIDEO) Temporary employees take fast lane to permanent positions, better pay and full benefits with TriMet


As science around COVID-19 evolves, TriMet’s refined approach to system-wide cleaning creates new jobs for some, new opportunities for nearly 40 cleaners hired for limited-term positions in 2020 Throughout the pandemic, TriMet has adapted and innovated as we do our part to keep our community moving. Now, as the science about how COVID-19 spreads has […]

(VIDEO) Red means go for buses: New Rose Lanes improve bridge access, speed up buses, save riders time


Efforts by TriMet, PBOT and other regional partners to make transit faster, more reliable and convenient press on throughout COVID-19 pandemic When the COVID-19 pandemic struck the Portland metro area, tens of thousands of people who regularly commuted to Downtown Portland on TriMet buses started to work from home. A lot has changed in the […]