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Tue, Aug 29, 2017

Tempe Streetcar Design Update Meeting

PHOENIX – Join city of Tempe and Valley Metro for an update on the Valley’s first streetcar project. The community is invited to review and provide feedback on design elements for Tempe Streetcar, including streetcar vehicles, stop features, public art and traffic lane configurations. The project team will be available to answer questions.

Wednesday, September 13
6–8 p.m.  (6:30 p.m. presentation)
Tempe Transportation Center, Don Cassano Room
200 E. 5th Street, Tempe

For more information about Tempe Streetcar, visit

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 2017, total ridership for the system was 66 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 Facebook and Twitter or visiting

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