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Wed, May 17, 2017

50th Street Station Final Design Update

PHOENIX – Valley Metro and city of Phoenix invite the public to learn more about the enhanced accessibility features incorporated into the design of the 50th St/Washington Valley Metro Rail station. The presentation includes final design renderings of the station and detailed information on construction, which will begin in June. Project staff will be available to answer questions.

Wednesday, May 24
5-6:30 p.m. (presentation at 5:30 p.m.)
Nina Mason Pulliam Conference Center
5025 E. Washington St., Phoenix

The 50th St/Washington station, which is the first light rail project funded by Phoenix’s Transportation 2050, will enhance future development and provide convenient access to Ability360 and neighboring businesses. To learn more about the project, visit

To find out more about the public meeting or to make reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities, please contact Dolores Nolan at 602.523.6070 or

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 Instagram, Facebook and Twitter or visiting

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