Forum staff reports, Published October 16 2009
Incentives offered during Try Transit WeekMetro Area Transit is offering several different incentives to entice area residents to participate in Try Transit Week 2009 Monday through Saturday.
Residents can ride the bus for only 50 cents the entire week. They will also have the opportunity to win prizes and enjoy refreshments.
Other events include:
- Tuesday, free pedometers will be given to riders while supplies last.
- Thursday, senior citizens can ride free all day.
- Friday, a free whistle key chain will be given to those who ride the evening routes after 6:15.
- Saturday, students in kindergarten through 12th grade can ride for free all day.
For more information, call (701) 232-7500 or visit www.matbus.com.