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Wed, Oct 8, 2014

Open Houses Give Public Update on South Central Project

PHOENIX, AZ – Valley Metro will host two informational open house meetings to update the public and local business owners on the South Central Phoenix Light Rail Extension. The public is welcome to attend to learn more about recommended station locations, traffic lanes on Central Avenue and next steps. Valley Metro staff will be available to answer questions about the project.

Wednesday, October 22
Public Open House

5 - 7 p.m. 
Nina Mason Pulliam Rio Salado Audubon Center
3131 S. Central Ave., Phoenix (map)

Thursday, October 23
Business Owners Open House

Meeting 1: 8 – 10 a.m.
Meeting 2: 5 – 7 p.m.
Nina Mason Pulliam Rio Salado Audubon Center
3131 S. Central Ave., Phoenix (map)

For additional information or to make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities, please contact Sonya Pastor LaSota at 602.744.5584/TTY 602.251.2039 or For more information, go to

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 Fiscal Year 2014, total ridership for the system was 72.1 million passengers. The first 20 miles of light rail opened December 2008. Seven light rail extensions are planned or are under construction that will create a 60-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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