Category Archives: Bus

SAFETY AND COMFORT

I was riding the 75 northbound, north of Sandy Boulevard around 8:30 on a weekday evening. Three or four other riders were scattered around the bus. A group of high school kids got on. Some of them sat in front, … Continue reading

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Speed Dating

I ride the bus every day, so I’ve witnessed plenty of folks making amorous advances toward fellow riders – but I had never seen anyone like this guy on the #35. He bounded onto the bus as if he had … Continue reading

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All The Difference: An Experience Reinforcing the Power of Bus Drivers in the System.

TriMet letter two. Foreword: I’ve already spread this story around in a blog or two but I really want to spread the word about this experience. It’s an amazing-yet-simplistic one that shines a light on the impact a driver has … Continue reading

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Humanity on Wheels 2 (November 20, 2012)

Humanity on Wheels 2: another Evening of Mass Transit Tales!, takes place Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at the Jack London Bar (in the basement of the Rialto Poolroom at 529 SW 4th Ave.). The fun begins at 7:30 p.m. Inspired … Continue reading

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ROLL TITLES

It seems like everyone now is fixed on their electronics. On any given bus or train, however, someone is reading a book.  I have documented proof.  The following are titles of books recently being read on Trimet (and some commentary): … Continue reading

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