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Mon, Oct 14, 2013

Public Invited to West Phoenix/Central Glendale Transit Study Meetings

Valley Metro will host two informational meetings to update the public on the West Phoenix / Central Glendale Transit Corridor Study. This is a study of options for providing enhanced transit service to the area of 19th Avenue to the east, Loop 101 to the west, Northern Avenue to the north and Camelback Road to the south. Valley Metro staff will provide an update on the status of the study including maps of potential route alignments.

Monday, October 28
6 - 8 p.m.
Glendale Council Chambers
5850 W. Glendale Ave., Glendale (map)

Tuesday, October 29
6 - 8 p.m.
Alhambra High School Library    
3839 W. Camelback Rd., Phoenix (map)

A presentation will begin at 6:30, followed by an opportunity for questions and comments. The same information is being provided at both meetings.

For additional information or to make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities, please contact Megan Casey at 602-495.8274,-TTY 602-251-2039, or
mcasey@valleymetro.org. For more information, go to valleymetro.org/glendale.

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 light rail. In calendar year 2012, total ridership for the system was 72.5 million passengers—an increase of 3.8 percent over 2011. The first 20 miles of light rail opened in December 2008. Six light rail extensions, being planned or currently under construction, will create a 57-mile system by 2032. Valley Metro also offers transit options including 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 and Twitter or visiting valleymetro.org.

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