Seen and Heard: a helpful stranger, rider art and rumor of Zooey Deschanel

Drawing of people on a bus.
Featured image: as seen by @alixgerber on one of our buses.

“Seen and Heard on TriMet” is a bi-weekly compilation of some of the funny, entertaining and uplifting content we see posted about our system every day.

Want to get in on the fun? Just include #trimet in your tweets, and your content could be featured here on our blog.

Here are some of the highlights from the last two weeks:


#32: @trimet again, 2:30pm #peopleinspace


Lol two knitters and a crocheter on the #trimet 20 this morning.


@trimet Green Line 65 operator read us weather report as we crossed the Steel. Nice!


Some girl in my class apparently met @ZooeyDeschanel on a Trimet bus in Portland. If this is true, I’M SO FREAKING JEALOUS.


Guy deboards green MAX on foster and drops a bunch of papers on ground. Has to kneel to pick them all up, but a stranger helps out. #trimet


Mohawks & Santas, as seen on TriMet.


Carolers practicing on #trimet tonight. Loving it. #MerryChristmas!


Bus Yard View @ Trimet Powell Garage


#Trimet bus 15 driver has candy and toys for all passengers as they board. #bestdriverever

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Nancy D'Inzillo

I’m TriMet’s web coordinator. I assist in developing and maintaining TriMet’s web and social media content (in addition to general writing and copyediting assignments). In my spare time, I enjoy freelance editing, learning new recipes, and reading books of all genres.

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