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Tue, Nov 15, 2016

2016-17 Holiday Service Schedule

PHOENIX, AZ – ‘Tis the season of special occasions for our riders, family and friends. Please take note of holiday service for Valley Metro Bus and Rail.

Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24
• Bus and rail will operate a Sunday schedule
• Customer Service closed
Day after Thanksgiving, Friday, November 25
• Bus and rail will operate a Sunday schedule (Rail service ends at 11 p.m.)
• Customer Service open 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Christmas Eve, Saturday, December 24
• Bus and rail will operate a Sunday schedule
• Customer Service open 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Christmas Day, Sunday, December 25
• Bus and rail will operate a Sunday schedule
• Customer Service closed
Observed Holiday (Christmas), Monday, December 26
• Bus and rail will operate a Sunday schedule
• Customer Service open 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
New Year’s Eve, Saturday, December 31
Coors Light Free Rides® on all bus, rail and Dial-a-Ride services begins at 7 p.m. through end of service day
• Rail will operate a regular Saturday schedule with enhanced service to support New Year’s Eve events
• Bus will operate a regular Saturday schedule
• Customer Service open 6 a.m. – 8 p.m.
New Year’s Day, Sunday, January 1
• Bus and rail will operate a Sunday schedule
• Customer Service closed
Observed Holiday (New Year’s Day), Monday, January 2
• Bus and rail will operate a Sunday schedule
• Customer Service open 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Riders can check schedules and plan trips with Valley Metro’s online tools. For more information, visit valleymetro.org.
 
About Valley Metro: Valley Metro provides eco-friendly public transit options to residents of greater Phoenix and Maricopa County including the planning and operations of a regional bus system and the development and operations of 26 miles of light rail. In Fiscal Year 2016, total ridership for the system was 67 million passengers. Seven high capacity extensions are planned or are under construction that will create a 66-mile system by 2034. Valley Metro also offers transit options including alternative transportation programs for seniors and people with disabilities, commuter vanpools, online carpool matching, bus trip mapping, bicycle safety and telework assistance. Two Boards of Directors set the policy direction for the agency with the intent of advancing the regional public transit system. Get the latest news by following us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter or visiting valleymetro.org.




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