Valley Metro Light Rail Archives

Methods to stay safe on the light rail

stay safe on the light rail
by in Experience AZ Magazine

Safety on public transportation is a prevalent issue among Arizona residents. For many Arizona State University students, riding on the light rail late at night can be a stressful experience due to unregistered riders, homeless squatters and overly belligerent fellow passengers. The Phoenix Metro Light Rail has a plethora of security measures it implements daily… Read More →

Camel19 Office Park goes up for bid on June 4th

Camel19 Office Park, an office park made up of two four-story, centralized commercial buildings, is going up on the auction block to the highest bidder on June 4. Built in 1976 with popular mid-century architecture, these two commercial real estate properties are ideal for businesses and investors as they are centrally located with close proximity… Read More →

Sky Train Project Recognized with Environmental Award

by in Business News | Green | Travel

The PHX Sky Train™ has been selected for a top honor in the prestigious Arizona Forward Environmental Excellence Awards, receiving the first-place Crescordia award in the Multi-modal Transportation & Connectivity category. In addition, a public art project featured on one of the PHX Sky Train™ pedestrian bridges received special recognition. Arizona Forward, in partnership with… Read More →

Arizona Forward hopes to guide Arizona’s transportation systems

federal transportation bill
by in Economy | Featured | Travel

As Valley Forward transitions to Arizona Forward to encompass a statewide focus, it’s only fitting that the association with a 43-year history of success tackling environmental issues — including land use, water management, air quality and energy — turns its attention to an issue that impacts every resident and every business in Arizona. Transportation. “Valley… Read More →

First Friday In Downtown Phoenix

First Friday in Downtown Phoenix
by in Play

The First Friday evening of every month in downtown Phoenix will provide you with all flocks of life gathered around multiple forums of artwork. From dancing and singing, to high-priced artwork lining gallery walls and local street vendors selling their handcrafted delights, First Friday has every culturally stimulating experience you can imagine without having to… Read More →