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PHOENIX
 Arizona . USA

Phoenix Valley Metro Light Rail

 System

Phoenix, capital of Arizona - 1.5 million inhabitants (4.2 million in metropolitan area)

Light rail system "Valley Metro Light Rail":

- 41.6 km, 35 stops
- revenue service from 01 Jan 2009 between Montebello/19th Ave and Sycamore Main St
- extended east to Mesa Drive on 22 Aug 2015 (4.5 km)
- Montebello/19th Ave to 19th Ave/Dunlap opened on 19 March 2016 (5.1 km)

Through Phoenix city centre, between Roosevelt and 24th Street, the light rail line runs along parallel streets, southbound on 1st Avenue and Jefferson Street, and northbound on Washington Street and Central Avenue.

Operated by Valley Metro

A 3 km eastern extension along Main Street from Mesa Drive to Gilbert Road has been under construction since Oct 2016, for completion by early 2019.

PHX Sky Train - opened 8 April 2013 between Metro's 44th St/Washington St station and the airport's Terminal 4, extended to Terminal 3 on 8 Dec 2014.

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 Links

Valley Metro

Phoenix Light Rail at Wikipedia

Phoenix at nycsubway.org

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