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Sun, Feb 5, 2017

Peoria Transit Facility Study Wraps Up

PHOENIX – Valley Metro and city of Peoria will host an open house to present information gathered in the Peoria Transit Facility Study. Learn about the proposed park-and-ride location, timeline and meet with project staff.

Wednesday, Feb. 8
6 p.m.
Peoria Community Center, Calderwood Room
8335 W. Jefferson St., Peoria

Valley Metro, in partnership with the city of Peoria, conducted a study to identify a transit facility location to meet Peoria’s needs as it grows. The study evaluated five locations focusing on type and size of facility. To find out more or make reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities, please contact Jorge Llamas at 602.316.6664 or jllamas@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 Instagram, Facebook and Twitter or visiting valleymetro.org.
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