The Transportation Division is responsible for the design of signage and pavement markings as well as barricading and traffic control projects, maintaining streets, alleys, sidewalks, storm drains, traffic signals and street lights and providing bus, bike, pedestrian and light rail facilities. Office Number: (480) 350-4311; Address: 200 E. Fifth St., Tempe, AZ 85281. Streets/Traffic Ops: Office number: (480) 350-8284; Mon. thru Fri. from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. After hours 24 hour emergency: (480) 350-8311

The Deputy Public Works Director for Transportation is  Shelly Seyler. For general questions about the transportation program, please contact Sue TaaffeSubmit a work request related to street repairs, signal issues or any other transportation or transit-related project. For bus, Orbit, light rail and Express route complaints or suggestions, please call 602-253-5000 or email Valley Metro at  

Street restrictions and closures

April 2018 Bus Service Changes

Tempe Transit Store

200 E. Fifth Street, 1st floor
Tempe, AZ 85281

Open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed on major holidays. Local and reduced all-day, 7-day, 15-day, 31-day bus passes are available for purchase. Acceptable forms of payment include cash, VISA and MasterCard. Reduced Fare Program IDs are issued from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays.

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