Providing Public Transportation
Alternatives for the Greater
Phoenix Metro Area

October 2014 Proposed
Transit Service Changes

Riders, we need your input.

Valley Metro is seeking public comment March 31 - May 2, 2014 on proposed transit service changes scheduled to take effect on October 27, 2014.

Background

Valley Metro and City of Phoenix service changes occur as a way to develop an effective regional transit system that supports Valley communities, businesses and residents. Public input is requested on the following proposed service changes scheduled to take effect on October 27, 2014. Changes to City of Phoenix-operated service require approval by the Phoenix City Council. Changes to Valley Metro-operated service require approval by the Valley Metro Board of Directors.

Summary of Proposed Changes

(City of Phoenix-operated routes are listed in bold)

  • Potential new routes – Routes 28, 75, 83, 561
  • Adjust frequency/schedule – Routes 1, 3, 10, 17, 29, 35, 41, 50, 60, 70, 72, 77, 80, 81, 96, 106, 138, 562, 563, Miller Road Trolley
  • Modify route – Routes 1, 3, 10, 15, 17, 41, 48, 50, 56, 72, 77, 96, 106, 138, 562, 563
  • Eliminate route – Route 511

Click here to view the detailed list of proposed service changes.

Note: Service changes are proposed at this time and will be finalized after the public outreach process is completed.

How to provide input

Valley Metro encourages you to provide input on the proposed service changes. There are a variety of ways to provide comments.

Open houses

Staff and materials are available to share information and collect your comments. To arrange for disability accommodations and alternative formats, contact Valley Metro at (602) 262-7433 or kroberts@valleymetro.org.

  • April 9, 2014, 5:00-6:30 p.m.
    City of Glendale, Council Chambers
    5850 W. Glendale Ave., Glendale
  • April 15, 2014, 6:00-7:30 p.m.
    City of Chandler, Council Chambers
    88 E Chicago St., Chandler
  • April 15, 2014, 5:00-6:30 p.m.
    City of Scottsdale, One Civic Center Building
    7447 E. Indian School Rd., Scottsdale
  • April 22, 2014, 5:00-6:30 p.m.
    City of Avondale, Council Chambers
    11465 W. Civic Center Dr., Avondale
  • April 23, 2014, 5:00-6:30 p.m.
    City of Phoenix, Burton Barr Library, Lecture Room
    1221 N Central Ave., Phoenix

Webinar

Tweet chat

  • April 30, 2014, 12:00-1:00 p.m.
    Using #vmservice, learn more about the proposed service changes and ask questions of @valleymetro

Email

For questions or additional information, email us at input@valleymetro.org or call Customer Service at (602) 253-5000.

Public hearing

This is a formal meeting format with a presentation, spoken comments and stenographer to capture all comments. To arrange for disability accommodations and alternative formats, contact Valley Metro at (602) 262-7433 or kroberts@valleymetro.org.

  • April 29, 2014, 5:00-6:30 p.m.
    Valley Metro Boardroom, 10th Floor
    101 N. 1st Ave., Phoenix

City of Phoenix public meetings

  • May 1, 2014, 7:30 a.m.
    City of Phoenix Citizens Transit Commission
    302 N. 1st Ave., 7th Floor, Phoenix
  • May 13, 2014, 10:00 a.m.
    City of Phoenix Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee
    Phoenix City Hall, Assembly Rooms