Your Guide to Phoenix


METRO Light Rail

METRO is the Valley's new light rail system providing a new way
to get to work, school, shopping, and entertainment destinations in Phoenix, Tempe, and Mesa.

Valley Metro - METRO Light Rail

Saturday - December 27 - 10 A.M. to 5 P.M.

Phoenix Rising: A Downtown Celebration ( Third Street between Jefferson and Washington)

Celebrating the Grand Opening of the Phoenix Convention Center’s North Building and METRO Light Rail.

Phoenix Rising, A Downtown Celebration

Free celebrations at five of the city’s nine light rail stations, with a centerpiece community party near the new Tempe Transportation Center.

Tempe's Light Rail Celebration

It may only be a mile, but It All Starts Here!  Be a part of this historic event--the celebration of one of the biggest transportation projects Arizona has seen since the opening of the first freeway.

Mesa's Light Rail Grand Opening Celebration

In the News

A dress rehearsal for the new Metro light-rail system went smoothly Friday as trains packed with VIPs and special guests rolled out of Tempe for Phoenix and Mesa.

Trains packed in light-rail dress rehearsal - The Arizona Republic

Light-rail officials had to wait until the day after Christmas to show off their shiny new train set. But the select members of the public who took a ride Friday thought the experience and what Metro can do for the Valley was well worth the wait.

Hundreds get sneak peek of light rail train - East Valley Tribune

a2z Phoenix Home

Copyright 2003 - 2008 a2z All rights reserved.