Sunday, August 19, 2018

Estonia #freepublictransport shows sharp rise in ridership According to the Road Administration's public transport statistic, the number of passengers across all counties that introduced free public transport on 1 July this year has increased by 20%. In Ida-Viru County, passenger numbers almost doubled.

The introduction of free public transport has increased the number of passengers by 92% in Ida-Viru County. Kirke Williamson, in charge of the Road Administration's public transport department, told ERR that the changeover to the state-funded free transport scheme has been smooth, and that it has had a positive effect on passenger numbers everywhere it was introduced.

Saturday, August 18, 2018

#freetransit for Fayetteville, AR Additionally, ORT will not charge a fare for exclusively-Fayetteville routes. The 7 ORT routes outside of the city will remain at $1.25 per ride and will be charged at boarding, including transfers from free-Fayetteville routes. This will ease the transfer between ORT and Razorback buses as Razorback routes have always been free-fare.

Friday, August 10, 2018

Another US college adopts #freetransit, this time in Tennessee

brentwoodhomepage Columbia State Community College and The TMA Group | Franklin Transit Authority have partnered to provide free public transit rides for Columbia State students through a new “Show I.D. – Ride for Free” campaign.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

IU South Bend students, faculty, staff can ride Transpo buses for free

SOUTH BEND — Starting Monday, students, faculty and staff at IU South Bend can ride for free on Transpo buses.

People have been asking for this for a long time.