Test Train Arrives In Mesa

We knew the day would come and the day happened to be May 27th, 2015 when the first light rail train headed into downtown Mesa. “The Valley Metro Light Rail Test Train was walked from Sycamore Street Station to Mesa Drive and back on the newly completed tracks down Main Street, Downtown Mesa, Arizona and […]

Making A Booty Call? Not on METRO

Advertising on the light rail line has come a long way since the early days of the system, and we were told that NO advertising would be found on light rail cars. That tune quickly changed when the METRO figured out that people would pay a LOT of money to wrap a light rail car. […]

First Annual Tempe Urban Living Tour

The first annual Tempe Urban Living Tour is Saturday, March 21st! Here at RailLife, we are BIG fans of the urban lifestyle that is available all along the line. Come check out some of the great communities located in Downtown Tempe! So, here’s the scoop: The Downtown Tempe Authority is hosting an Urban Living Tour.  The […]

Aerial Tour of Sun Devil Stadium and Marina Heights

Check out this aerial tour of two of the big construction projects happening in Downtown Tempe. Bruce Haffner flew over the Marina Heights development and Sun Devil Stadium to give us a birds eye view of the progress of these two projects. Marina Heights and Sun Devil Stadium will be completed in phases over the […]