Hello Portland! 2017 is nearly here! Say audios to 2016 in style with more than 30 amazing New Year’s Eve celebrations all over the city! Be sure to get home safely w/ Trimet – Free on the 31st after 8 p.m. IPA Month starts on the 1st and this weekend is your last chance to […]
All service is free after 8 p.m. on New Year’s Eve, Saturday, December 31, so getting to your celebration — and home again — will be safe and free!
Hello Portland! Christmas is here! Find last minute gifts at the Festival Of The Last Minute and Holiday Pop Up Shop @ UP Design Studio. See the sights with FestiBus or The Miracle of a Million Lights @ Victorian Belle & Symbols of the Season @ Pittock Mansion. And there’s still time to land New […]
New Year’s Eve falls on Saturday this year! It’s never too early to start planning! Below is our HUGE list of Portland New Year’s parties and events as well as pictures, champagne toasts, and GIVEAWAYS.
June 15 @ Oregon Convention Center – TriMet is a diverse workplace offering a competitive salary and benefits package.
Hello Portland! The holidays are wrapping up and the New Year is almost here! Still don’t have NYE plans? See our HUGE list of parties, champagne toasts & more below. IPA Month starts Friday. And this weekend is your last chance to see Christmas in the Garden & The Magic of Wintertime @ Pittock Mansion. […]
Stay safe this New Years Eve and ride with Trimet. All rides are FREE after 8 p.m.! The MAX will have extended late-night service.
On December 12th, Geeks Who Drink is returning to a galaxy far, far away for another iteration of Let the Wookiee Win: A Star Wars Quiz. Get ready for The Force Awakens with the grandest Star Wars pub quiz this side of Tatooine.
Hello Portland! The weekend is back and we have a huge list of storytelling events, standup comedy and tons of amazing concerts! The weather is heating back up so consider taking a sightseeing cruise, or dance cruise! This weekend is the long anticipated opening of the Orange Line + Tilikum Crossing. Add some color to […]
September 10 @ Zidell Yards – Soon you’ll be able to catch the Orange into SE Portland, but first we’ve got to turn the lights on! Celebrate Bridge City’s newest bridge on Thursday as they flip the switch w/ a free party at Zidell Yards including limited edition beer, ice cream + food, music & […]
You've read the posts here – TriMetiquette: riding etiquette on TriMet's MAX & bus service. Well, I decided to start my own thing at a new place. What's the new place called? Yeah, hardly imaginative: TriMetiquette – your Portland TriMet Public Transportation New Blog. Have to thank Julian here for first giving me an outlet […]
Not so fast, Tri-met is going to save us! From Trimet–you can subscribe to email updates and get these wonderful tips right here Riding the bus after dark? (why yes I do, what's the problem?) Be seen and be safe. (awesome! afraid I might die for a moment) If you are traveling alone between 8 […]
*First post from the actual Tri-met Operators world with some soap boxing from Julian Chadwick at the bottom* DONT WALK IN FRONT OF THE BUS OR THIS COULD BE YOU! (this is the most confusing blog I have ever seen! How do you post to this?)Ãƒâ€š From JC- I guess you figured it out :) […]
Tri-Metiquette #3 is a tricky subject. Obviously, non-verbal communication happens when someone places their bag / stuff / dog (I've seen it!) on the seat next to them. However, what kind of non-verbal communication is going on here? I believe it's different for every individual. Let me explain (more…)
Next up in my series of Tri-Metiquette posts: rule #2 – stay in your designated place until the train is stopped when getting off the train. You know what I mean – the train begins to roll from a previous stop and an individual feels the need to get up and claw his/her way through […]
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Edit: Sept 24th, 13:37 We will now be using the term “Tri-Metiquette”. More Trimet/Max/Bus Posts on PDX PIPELINE (7) Alright folks, I'm fed up with the riding etiquette that some individuals display on TriMet's MAX & bus services. Since I have my finger on the Trimet pulse (I do ride twice a day…), I thought […]
*Headline brought to you by the Mayor of Belmont (M.O.B.) – happy birthday!* Trimet — I find your service to be amongst the best city transportation systems in the country. But dang it if you're just muffing it up and let people get away with all kinds of crap including making riding MAX uncomfortable as […]
Brewcaster (www.brewcaster.com) just texted me that there will be free tram rides this weekend. Checking their site, you see this info: Free Tram Rides August 17 and 18th GET THE FULL STORY >> Unfortunately, the link to the “Full Story” doesn't take you to the Full Story…It does take you to the News section. Here […]
If you like the environment and want a J-O-B so you can get P-A-I-D; here are three possibilities. I do not believe you will be allowed to drive your hummer to the workplace(s). Environmental Building Supplies seeks Professional Sales/Project Manager Community Energy Project seeks Weatherization Workshop Coordinator (pdf) Trimet is hiring a Sustainability Intern(pdf)
This 5th Avenue Street Fair looks very interesting….such as: Ride the Next Big Thing shuttle! It's free! Catch the Next Big Thing shuttle to travel between the Street Fair, the Pearl District & Pioneer Courthouse Square. Enter to win a VIP ride on the first Green Line train Stop by the TriMet booth and enter […]
From Trimet.org: Burnside Bridge Closures May Affect Bus Service From July 16 to August 5, Multnomah County will replace mechanical parts that help open and close the Burnside Bridge. TriMet bus lines 12-Sandy Blvd, 19-Glisan and 20-Burnside/Stark will continue to use the bridge most of the time. However, possible closures may cause detours on short […]
Yoshida's Sand in the City July 13th, 14th, & 15th, 2007 The event opens for public viewing at 6 p.m. Friday July 13th and continues throughout the weekend with Kids on the Block puppets, incredible entertainment, children's activities and food vendors. 100% of the proceeds from this fun family event go directly towards supporting Kids […]
I-205 and bike culture don't mesh in most of our minds until now. I'm glad we live in a city that does these type of community and sustainable events. Make sure to register now if you want to participate. A Party on Pedals Win a free Trek Lime bike on July 13 Friday, July 13 […]