Merlo Road / Southwest 158th Avenue

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Merlo Road/Southwest 158th Avenue
MAX light rail station
WestsideMaxMerlo158thStation.jpg
Merlo / SW 158th Ave Station
Station statistics
Address Southwest Merlo Road & 158th Avenue
Beaverton, OR
Coordinates 45°30′19″N 122°50′32″W / 45.505243°N 122.842131°W / 45.505243; -122.842131Coordinates: 45°30′19″N 122°50′32″W / 45.505243°N 122.842131°W / 45.505243; -122.842131
Line(s) MAX Light Rail
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Parking pick-up and drop-off parking only
Bicycle facilities Racks and lockers
Other information
Opened September 12, 1998
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by TriMet
Services
Preceding station   TriMet logo simplified.svg MAX Light Rail   Following station
Blue Line

The Merlo Road/Southwest 158th Avenue is a light rail station on the MAX Blue Line in Beaverton, Oregon, United States.[1] It is the 10th stop westbound on the Westside MAX.

Located to the south of the station is Merlo Garage used by TriMet buses and a paved path into Tualatin Hills Nature Park. It is also the primary transit stop for students attending Merlo Station High School. It is also a short walk to the Nike World campus, and the H.M. Terpenning Recreational center. In March 2011, TriMet received a federal grant to pay for the installation of security cameras at the station.[2]

Past Bus Routes[edit]

the following bus lines served this station until Rerouted or Discontinued:

  • 50-Cornell Oaks
  • 60-Leahy Road

Bus connections[edit]

This station is served by the following bus line:

  • 67 - Bethany/158th Avenue

References[edit]

  1. ^ MAX Light Rail Stations. TriMet. Retrieved on March 26, 2009.
  2. ^ Rose, Joseph (March 31, 2011). "TriMet gets federal grant to install security cameras at 10 final MAX stations". The Oregonian. Retrieved April 2, 2011. 

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