TriMet reported today that MAX and bus boardings grew 3.6% in November 2008 compared to November 2007.
|77,000 rush hour trips in November!|
The news release includes the following statistics:
- Weekday bus trips increased 6.6% to 215,400 trips
- Rush hour bus trips increased 12.3% to 77,000
- Weekly MAX ridership remained constant
Thanks to all of the SmartTrips Downtown participants who are using transit and reducing congestion and global warming pollution!
Remember, when you ride TriMet after 8:00 p.m. you can request that the bus stop anywhere along the route. Just be sure to give the driver sufficient warning.