The emergence of a regional transit agency in the Valley began on March 1, 2012 with a single Chief Executive Officer for two very distinct transit systems: Regional Public Transportation Authority (RPTA) and Valley Metro Rail. The Boards for each agreed that a single CEO would lead the integration of both agencies with a goal of creating new efficiencies and enhancing regional transit service. The unified, restructured Valley Metro provides benefits now for riders and their communities and accommodates future growth of the regional system
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Valley Metro, the regional public transportation provider in the Valley of the Sun.