How one foot reduces delays for thousands of TriMet bus riders – and keeps autos moving too

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Partnership between TriMet and PBOT prioritizes small projects that make a big difference, speeding up buses and reducing traffic-related delays Lane size matters when it comes to keeping TriMet buses out of congestion. Last fall, the Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) made a small striping adjustment to the eastbound lanes of SE Division Street at […]


TriMet to make MAX service more efficient with closure of three stations in Downtown Portland in March 2020

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TriMet Board of Directors approves ordinances to permanently close Mall/SW 4th Ave and Mall/SW 5th Ave stations, close Kings Hill/SW Salmon St for a one-year pilot TriMet’s Board of Directors voted today, Wednesday, July 24, 2019, to make the MAX Blue and Red lines more efficient by consolidating stations in Downtown Portland. The Board approved […]


TriMet announces summer schedule of events to help riders reduce their transit costs

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Thirteen events, in partnership with Portland State University and Portland Parks & Recreation’s Free Lunch + Play program, expand options for riders to sign up for reduced fare TriMet wants to help those struggling financially afford transit, so we’re taking our low-income fare program to Portland neighborhoods this summer. We’re also expanding enrollment services on […]