Our Sustainability Vision

Our Sustainability Vision


Sustainability Vision:

Metro provides a sustainable transportation system that meets the needs of people, communities, and businesses in the region, and fosters social wellbeing, equity, economic prosperity, and environmental stewardship.

Sustainability Principles:

  • Develop and Implement an action plan with specific priorities, strategies, and targets to advance sustainability at Metro and in the region
  • Recognize that our investments and operational decisions change lives. Make those decisions intentionally to address historical, social, environmental, and economic disparities and racial and social injustice
  • Build, operate, and maintain a resilient transportation system to improve livability, the environment, equity, and access to opportunity
  • Leverage the special nature of Metro's service and our unique market position to advance regional goals
  • Make cost-effective and data-driven business decisions that provide Metro and its partners with the best return on its investment
  • Advance the region's efforts through leading transparent and authentic collaboration with stakeholders and community partners
  • Foster a culture of sustainability and continual improvement through growing staff capacity and leveraging regional expertise and innovation
  • Establish measurable performance indicators to track implementation and successes of Metro's strategies and actions