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Inside the Ride

Essential Jobs in Extreme Heat


Learn about some of the crews who play a critical role in bus and light rail service and maintenance even during record-setting heat.


Keeping your cool during the sizzling summer heat

For anyone who’s spent any time during the summer in the Valley of the Sun, they know the desert can be brutal. Learn what Valley Metro does to keep you as comfortable as possible in the triple digit heat.


Then and now: Students reflect transit experience in art

The definition of transit is to pass from one place to another. For a 15-year-old Valley student, transit means a connection to the future. Yet, this story has strong ties to the past.

Inside The Ride

Inside the Ride is a new monthly blog published by Valley Metro that gives readers an inside look at transit topics that are important to Valley riders.