TriMet Says Light Rail Back On Track Following 2 Week Disruption
Portland, Ore. — TriMet says it’s Light Rail system is back to regular schedules following a two-week disruption to improve the tracks near the Rose Quarter.
According to the transit agency, crews completed their work near the Rose Quarter MAX Station and on Holladay Street between 9th and 11th avenues on Saturday, Aug. 17. Regular MAX service resumed as scheduled at the start of service this morning, Sunday, Aug. 18.
During the two-week construction, crews upgraded two switches and new track was installed. TriMet says it will make for a smoother and more reliable ride for passengers.