Ridekick

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Description of App: 

As described in the app store:

Valley Metro Ridekick® is your sidekick when riding Valley Metro buses and light rail in metro Phoenix. The new app will make planning your trip easier than ever before by featuring:

  • improved trip planning
  • easier navigation
  • available transit options based on your current location
  • bookmarking your favorite routes and stops to make planning your favorite trips even faster
  • ability to use the stop ID# at your bus stop or station to look up when your NextRide is arriving

Apple Watch Support: 

Not Known

Version: 

2.2

Free or Paid: 

Free

Device(s) App Was Tested On: 

iPhone

iOS Version: 

11.3

Accessibility Comments: 

This app is finally accessible after several years of advocacy with Valley Metro, thanks to the work of a group of volunteer testers.

VoiceOver Performance: 

VoiceOver reads all page elements.

Button Labeling: 

All buttons are clearly labeled.

Usability: 

The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver and is easy to navigate and use.

Other Comments: 

Ridekick is a simple way to quickly determine when the next Valley Metro bus or light rail train will arrive.

Developer's Twitter Username: 

valleymetro