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Mon, May 12, 2014

Valley Metro Hosts Two Public Meetings on Light Rail Station Feasibility Study in Phoenix

Valley Metro, in coordination with the City of Phoenix, is concluding a study to evaluate the feasibility of adding light rail stations in the Washington Street corridor near 48th Street and 16th Street. There will be a public meeting for each location to discuss the study results.

Washington Street Corridor near 48th Street

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
4 - 6 p.m. 
Disability Empowerment Center, Conference Center
5025 E. Washington Street, Phoenix (map)
The Disability Empowerment Center is accessible via Route 3 (Van Buren/Washington) and is 8/10ths of a mile from the 44th Street & Washington light rail station.

Washington/Jefferson Street Corridor near 16th Street

Thursday, May 22, 2014
4 - 6 p.m.
Eastlake Community Center
1549 E. Jefferson Street, Phoenix (map)
The Eastlake Community Center is accessible via Route 1 (Washington), Route 16 (16th Street), and is approximately a half-mile from the 12th Street light rail station.

Both meetings will be conducted in an open house format from 4 – 6 p.m. with a formal presentation at 4:30 p.m. For additional information or to make accommodations for persons with disabilities, please contact Dolores Nolan, Community Outreach Coordinator, at 602-523-6070 or, TTY: 602-251-2039.

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