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Tom Williams

I'm TriMet's Web & Social Media Coordinator. I'm here to share our story, and to keep you up-to-date on how TriMet can help you navigate Portland.

Cash fares accepted on buses again starting October 1

Cash fares accepted on buses again starting October 1

Cash fares accepted on buses again starting October 1 Starting Thursday, October 1, you can once again pay your fare on buses with cash. We recently finished installing operator safety panels on all our 40-foot buses being used in service. These safety panels are...
How TriMet Riders Feel About COVID-19 and Transit

How TriMet Riders Feel About COVID-19 and Transit

How TriMet Riders Feel About COVID-19 and Transit Most of our lives have been upended to varying degrees over the past few months. Change seems to be the one constant. We wanted to explore how these changes are affecting how riders use and feel about transit.  Back...
Our Plan to Restore Service

Our Plan to Restore Service

Our Plan to Restore Service When we temporarily reduced service in early April, we told you it was a painful-but-necessary change that would help us bounce back when conditions improved.  We now have a plan and timeline for bouncing back.  Starting Monday, August...

Making changes to how we approach safety and policing

Making Changes to How We Approach Safety and Policing We are going to move $1.8 million in funding from Transit Police and other sources to community-based safety programs. The safety of our riders and employees will always be a core value. At the same time, we...
Returning to Transit? Here’s What You Need to Know

Returning to Transit? Here’s What You Need to Know

Returning to Transit? Here’s What You Need to Know Slowly, our communities are starting to reopen. For some, this means returning to the office or life outside of our homes. You’re probably feeling excited but also a bit nervous – we know we are. Many riders haven’t...

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