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Wed, May 1, 2013

Public Meeting for West Phoenix / Central Glendale Transit Corridor Study

PHOENIX, AZ – Valley Metro is hosting an informational public meeting in the city of Glendale to kick off the West Phoenix / Central Glendale Alternatives Analysis.

Monday, May 6, 2013
6 p.m. to 8 p.m. (6:30 p.m. presentation)
Glendale Civic Center
Sapphire Room
5750 W. Glenn Dr., Glendale

The Alternatives Analysis is a study of options for providing enhanced transit service to the West Phoenix / Central Glendale area. The study area is defined as 19th Avenue to the east, Loop 101 to the west, Northern Avenue to the north and Camelback Road to the south. The study area includes major transportation corridors and activity centers (such as Grand Canyon University and downtown Glendale).

Staff will be available to answer questions. For additional information or to make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities, please contact Sonya Pastor La Sota at 602-744-5584/TTY 602-251-2039 or spastor@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 December 2008. Six light rail extensions are planned or under construction that 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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