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October 24, 2016 Proposed Service Changes

Service changes occur as a way to develop an effective regional transit system that supports Valley communities, businesses and residents.

Valley Metro sought public comment from April 18-May 20 on proposed service adjustments scheduled to take effect on October 24, 2016. All City of Phoenix-operated service requires approval by the Phoenix City Council. All Valley Metro-operated service requires approval by the Valley Metro Board of Directors.

Summary of Proposed Changes

  • Routes 0, 1, 3, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 16, 17, 19, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 35, 39, 41, 43, 44, 45, 50, 51, 52, 56, 59, 60, 61, 67, 70, 75, 77, 80, 83, 90, 106, 108, 122, 138, 154, 170, 186: Expand service hours to 4 a.m.-midnight on weekdays and 5 a.m.-10 p.m. on weekends in Phoenix.
  • Routes 3, 12, 13, 41, 51, 122: Increase weekday frequency to 30 minutes in Phoenix.
  • Routes 0, 1, 3, 12, 13, 15, 16, 17, 19, 28, 29, 30, 39, 41, 43, 44, 50, 51, 52, 59, 67, 75, 77, 81, 83, 106, 108, 122, 138, 154, 186, Miller Road Trolley: Increase weekend frequency to 30 minutes.
  • Route 40 – Apache/Main St: Add trips between Mesa Dr. and Superstition Springs Transit Center.
  • Route 50 – Camelback Rd: Modify east end of route to travel on Scottsdale Rd. and Drinkwater Blvd. and match Phoenix weekday and weekend frequency in Scottsdale.
  • Route 72 – Scottsdale/Rural Rd: Provide peak weekday trips to connect to Scottsdale Park-and-Ride.
  • Route 112 – Country Club/Arizona Ave: Add trips between Main St. and Pecos Rd. and increase weekend frequency.
  • Route 170 – Bell Road: Modify route segment on Hayden Rd. and Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd.
  • Main St LINK: Eliminate route. Change made in conjunction with Route 40 service enhancement.
  • Arizona Ave/Country Club Dr LINK: Eliminate route. Change made in conjunction with Route 112 service enhancement.
  • Mesa Downtown BUZZ: Retain existing service to Mesa Riverview.
  • Scottsdale Camelback Trolley: Reduce weekend frequency.
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