Transit West Project

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  TRANSIT WEST PROJECT
   

 

Background:
Greater Portland Transit District METRO and project partners are planning public transit improvements in Gorham, Westbrook, Portland and South Portland. Service starts August 2018.
--Link to Fact Sheet.

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Transit West Map:

NEW routes planned for August 2018

  Husky Line
  Service to Gorham,
  USM campuses, downtown Portland


   Blue Line
   Service from Westbrook
   to Maine Mall Area.

 

       

Route 4 - UPDATES to service:

Segments north of downtown Westbrook on Cumberland St.,

Bridge St., Myrtle St., and Brown St. (The BLUE LINE will replace Route 4 in these areas)

Increased frequency to segments sound of downtown Westbrook,
on Mechanic St. and to IDEXX

Expand Route 4 to "Hamlet" mobile home park, south of IDEXX.

Hannaford Westbrook service on William Clarke Drive. 
Route will no longer provide service into plaza.

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Transit West Task Force

A Transit West Task Force, with representatives from USM and communities along the proposed routes, has been formed to to plan aspects of the new service.

 Task Force Meeting Dates
September 27, 2017 
Link to Agenda and Supporting Materials
Click here for additional information presented at meeting.

December 6, 2017.
Link to Agenda and Supporting Materials
Link to additional information presented at meeting

The next meeting is: February 1, 2018*
*Originally scheduled for January was rescheduled (due to weather) to Feb. 1
Link to agenda and supporting Materials.

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March 21, 2018
April 18, 2018
May 23, 2018
June 20, 2018

Meetings are subject to change.
Please check back for date, location and supporting materials.

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Additional Background:
Link to (8.14.17) Transit West press release

Please check back for updates.