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Thu, May 8, 2014

Valley Metro Hosts Meeting on West Phoenix / Central Glendale Transit Study

Valley Metro will host an informational meeting 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.

Wednesday, May 28

6 - 8 p.m.
Grand Canyon University
CAS Building #6, Rooms 139/140    
3300 W. Camelback Rd., Phoenix (map)

A presentation will begin at 6:30, followed by an opportunity for questions and comments. 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 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 2013, total ridership for the system was 73.4 million passengers, which set a new record for bus and light rail boardings. 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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