News / Utah / 

Free rides on UTA

Posted - Feb. 12, 2010 at 8:10 a.m.



This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Utah Transit Authority is offering a free ride.

UTA says most transit will be free on Friday. Passengers can take UTA buses, TRAX trains and the FrontRunner commuter line free of charge. UTA ski buses will not be part of the promotion and will still require a fare.

UTA says it wants people to try public transit instead of driving their own cars in order to reduce air pollution.

UTA General Manager John Inglish says carpooling or riding public transit just one day a week can add up and make a difference in air quality.

(Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Related Links

SIGN UP FOR THE KSL.COM NEWSLETTER

Catch up on the top news and features from KSL.com, sent weekly.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to KSL.com's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast