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Wed, Dec 12, 2012

Valley Metro Bus and Light Rail Schedules for Christmas Holiday

PHOENIX, AZ — Valley Metro buses will operate on a Sunday schedule on Christmas Eve, December 24, and Christmas day, December 25. Light rail will operate on a Sunday schedule Christmas Day only. Customer Service will be open from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Christmas Eve and closed on Christmas Day.

For more information, contact Customer Service at 602-253-5000 or 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 METRO light rail. In fiscal year 2012, total ridership for the system was 71 million passengers. The first 20-miles of light rail opened December 2008 and served 13.5 million riders in 2012 exceeding the prior year by six percent.  Six light rail extensions are under way
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. A board of 16 governments sets the policy direction for the agency and works to improve and regionalize the public transit system. Get the latest news by following us on Facebook and Twitter.

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