For Immediate Release:
November 19, 2009
For More Information Contact:
Lind Simonsen, Community Relations
Pierce Transit (253) 581-8034
Ride FREE on Pierce Transit this Thanksgiving Day
On Thanksgiving Day Pierce Transit will provide free rides on local buses and SHUTTLE.
On Thanksgiving Day, Thursday November 26, Pierce Transit local bus service, SHUTTLE, and Sound Transit Expressservice will operate on a Sunday schedule. Tacoma Link will operate on a holiday schedule. Bus Plus, Olympia Express,Intercity Transit buses and offices, and Sounder commuter rail will not operate.
On the Friday after Thanksgiving, Pierce Transit local bus service, SHUTTLE, and Sound Transit Express, Tacoma Link, andIntercity Transit will operate on a normal weekday schedule. Sounder commuter rail will operate on a modified holiday schedule; please refer to their website for the detailed time table.
Pierce Transit administrative offices and the Bus Shop locations on Commerce Street and at the Tacoma Dome Station will beclosed on Thanksgiving Day and on Friday, November 27. The Lakewood Bus Shop sales office will be closed on Thanksgiving and open on Friday from 10am – 4pm; phone information is available from 9am – 5 p.m.
For additional information call Pierce Transit Customer Service at 253.581.8000