5/29/2018 4:58 PM
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Northgate Transit Center Grand Opening

WHO: City of El Paso
WHAT: Arves E. Jones, Sr. Transit Center at Northgate Grand Opening
WHEN: 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 30, 2018
WHERE: 9348 Dyer Street
WHY: The City of El Paso invites the public to the grand opening of Sun Metro’s newly constructed Northgate Transit Center.

The approximately $15.5 million project is Sun Metro’s newest addition to its system. It is located on approximately six acres located at the original site of the old Northgate Mall. Approximately 79 percent of the project was funded through federal funds. Sun Metro received a Federal Tiger Transit Oriented Development Grant. The Northgate Transit Center will serve as an anchor to a public-private partnership stimulating an additional 24 acres of transit-oriented development known as Metro 31.

The Arves E. Jones, Sr. Transit Center amenities features:
  • Wi-Fi, advance security, and electronic arrival/departure announcements
  • Concessionaire and civic meeting area
  • Exterior seating with shade canopies and bike racks
  • Plaza with landscaping, pedestrian lighting and an iconic art piece
  • Interior waiting areas with ticket vending machines, cashiers and ATM

Media Contact: Tammy Fonce 
Lead Public Affairs Coordinator
(915) 212-1201