Author Archives: Tia York

Now arriving: TriMet’s new electric buses and tests of additional non-diesel technologies


Testing begins on long-range battery-electric bus as TriMet explores additional, promising non-diesel technologies If you recently drove Interstate 5 between Livermore, California and Portland – you may have seen it. Our brand new electric bus, fully covered in TriMet’s bold orange and blue color scheme, being transported on a flatbed to its new home. It’s […]

(VIDEO) TriMet’s Pedestrian Plan to help bring safer, more convenient access to transit


Developed with wide community input, plan serves as a guide for jurisdictional partners to include transit-focused improvements in pedestrian projects New sidewalks, brighter lighting, and safer crossings: It’s all in the mix of TriMet’s new Pedestrian Plan. The plan provides a roadmap to make walking and rolling to transit throughout our service area safer, easier […]