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CityBus Hits Milestone

KSCB News - October 4, 2012 12:42 pm

The City of Liberal has recently implemented a public transit program for its residents, consisting of two wheelchair accessible buses running fixed routes and one van utilized for door-to-door on-demand paratransit service. Services began Monday, September 17th, just 12 working days before the 1000th passenger was transported.
�??We are so happy and excited to bring this service to Liberal�?� said Jeff Young, Transit Supervisor.
The service is the first of its kind for a city exceeding 20,000 residents located in Southwest Kansas.
�??City Bus has been well-received by the riders and much appreciated,�?�?Young added. �??We have increased ridership from a total of 30 passengers the first day of operations to an average of 83 daily after a small period of time.�?�
For more information about City bus, please visit www.cityofliberal.org/citybus, call (620)626-0100, or stop by City Hall at 324 N Kansas located in Liberal.

 

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