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See where it takes you #RCTID

Image blatantly stolen from TriMet’s FB page.

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The Transit Tourist Visits Portland

The Source, Transportation News and Views about LA’s Metro, runs an occasional series called The Transit Tourist. The Transit Tourist takes a look at other transit systems across the globe from the first person perspective of a visitor. What can … Continue reading

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Yoko, we hardly knew ye

Oh, sure, the little press release blurbs always sound simple enough: Effective April 2, customer service telephone hours (503-238-RIDE options 3 and 5) will be changing. The new hours will be from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays. On TriMet’s … Continue reading

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March 22, 2012

Photo courtesy of @doctor_jeff on Twitter.

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Commuting apps I’d like to see

As a 21st-Century commuter, you’ve already downloaded all the available transit apps to your handset or personal computing device. You’ve got apps that tell you what time your bus is going to be there, and, well, another app that tells … Continue reading

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