#9 METRO Rider Experience Transforms With New Bus Network

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XXX. XX, 2016

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The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County (METRO) is the region’s largest public transit provider, offering safe, reliable and affordable transportation services about 370,000 times per day. Besides operating more than 1,200 buses on a New Bus Network,METRORail's expanded system includes the Red Line (Main Street and Northline), Green Line (East End) and Purple Line (Southeast). METRO’s services also include: STAR VanpoolMETROLiftHOV/HOT lanesBike & Ride program, Park & Ride, and road improvement projects. Learn more about METRO services at ridemetro.org where you will also find information about our T.R.I.P. app, and METRO's Next Bus Arrival texting.  


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METRO riders are enjoying greatly improved service.  The revamped METRO transportation network, launched on August 16, 2015, delivers seven-day a week frequent bus service. Buses come as often as every 15 minutes or less on more than twenty of the routes. Transforming METRO's bus network expanded the number of riders served by the frequent network by 50 percent.

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 It is so convenient, some riders like Sister Josephine Vasquez refer to the buses as their personal limos. Click here as Sister Josephine "Reps My Route" and explains why she loves using the 85 Antoine/ Washington.

Find out more about the frequent bus routes and other services at www.ridemetro.org.