Project phases: Plans to construction
Explore project phases
It takes a lot of work to bring a transit project into service. Major projects often take years of public involvement, planning, engineering and analysis. Learn about the typical life cycle of a light rail project.
With voter approval in 1996, 2008 and 2016, new light rail, bus rapid transit and commuter rail service will come online every few years.
We're building welcoming stations with public art and sustainable design, so they become attractive destinations for people to live, work, shop and easily connect.
Our region and transit system are growing rapidly. It takes a lot of planning and community involvement to make sure we're responding to community needs as we grow.