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TtiMet’s Death Spiral
Predicting TriMet’s Death Spiral
State audit finds TriMet needs to take 'extremely urgent' money, safety problems
TriMet's MAX trains knocked off track by expensive, deferred maintenance, records
Draft of the 54-page audit by the Oregon secretary of state's office
Read a PDF of the entire audit report and McFarlane's response.
The Oregonian's 2013 investigation into the growing risks of bus and train operator
Last year, as TriMet cut bus service for the fifth time in four hard years and saddled
riders with the biggest fare increase in the agency's history, its managers discreetly
gave themselves $910,000 in pay raises.
A list of the top 50 non-union pay increases (PDF)
TriMet overtime: 'Exhaustion has become part of the culture' at transit agency
"You're jeopardizing TriMet's future," Wyss told Walsh. "We can't afford it." Without
a change, employee health costs will probably consume more than 50 percent of TriMet's
annual payroll-tax revenue for basic operations by 2020
Federal judge sanctions TriMet for hiding evidence from victims' families in fatal
The idea that TriMet's obligations to produce documents were excused because they
are electronically stored information, as opposed to paper, "is a completely meritless
argument," he said
Agency policy requires an extensive examination into major crashes, detailing investigation
techniques, contributing factors and recommendations, according to court documents.
"But in this case," the victims' attorneys state in a recent filing, "Trimet chose
not to document it."