Merlo Road/Southwest 158th Avenue station

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Merlo Rd/SW 158th Ave
MAX Light Rail station
WestsideMaxMerlo158thStation.jpg
LocationSW Merlo Road & 158th Ave
Beaverton, Oregon
USA
Coordinates45°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
Owned byTriMet
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
Construction
Bicycle facilitiesRacks and lockers
Disabled accessYes
History
OpenedSeptember 12, 1998
Services
Preceding station   TriMet icon.svg MAX Light Rail   Following station
Blue Line
toward Cleveland

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]

Bus connections[edit]

This station is served by the following bus line:

  • 67 - Bethany/158th Avenue

Car connections[edit]

There is no parking area at this station.

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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