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Sun, Nov 1, 2015

April 2016 Service Changes

PHOENIX, AZ – Valley Metro is asking riders to offer their feedback on proposed changes to bus service that would take effect on April 25, 2016. Bus routes that serve Buckeye, Goodyear, Mesa, Phoenix, Scottsdale and Tempe may be adjusted to better serve riders and streamline the regional network of bus routes.

The proposed changes include adjustments to enhance service such as improving frequency on Route 13 – Buckeye, Route 19 – 19th Avenue, Route 72 – Scottsdale/Rural and the Scottsdale Miller Road Trolley.

A public hearing will be held on Tuesday, December 1, to gather feedback and respond to questions about the proposed service changes:

Open House: 5-5:30 p.m.
Hearing: 5:30-6:15 p.m.
Valley Metro Boardroom
101 N. 1st Ave., 10th Floor
Phoenix, AZ 85003

The public comment period is ongoing until Wednesday, December 2.

Details about proposed service changes are available online and input can be provided with an online comment card. Comments can also be sent to or mailed to:

Valley Metro Community Relations
Attn: Service Changes
101 N. 1st Ave., Ste. 1300
Phoenix, AZ 85003

Service changes occur twice a year as a way to build and refine an effective regional transit system that supports Valley communities, businesses and residents. For more information, visit changes.

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