Today is:
October 25, 2014
DAY WEEK MONTH
Oct 2014
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31

Search Events by Keyword:

Advanced Search

ICON KEYS:
  REQUEST A MAP REQUEST A MAP
  SET A REMINDER SET A REMINDER





City of Colorado Springs / Transit Service / Calendar

 Commute Week May 5 - 9 
spacer*
 Event Date(s):
Monday, May 05, 2014 spacer*spacer*spacer*
Tuesday, May 06, 2014 spacer*spacer*spacer*
Wednesday, May 07, 2014 spacer*spacer*spacer*
Thursday, May 08, 2014 spacer*spacer*spacer*
Friday, May 09, 2014 spacer*spacer*spacer*

 City Agency:Transit Service
 Event Type:Commute Week
 Details:

Mountain Metropolitan Transit (MMT), in collaboration with several local groups and organizations, present the first annual Commute Week to celebrate and promote alternative modes of transportation, including walking, biking, car or vanpooling, and riding local transit.

TRY TRANSIT DAY CELEBRATION- Friday, May 9, from 12 p.m.—8 p.m.

MMT will offer FREE bus rides between the downtown Colorado Springs bus stop at Cascade/Colorado, Pikes Peak Community College S. Academy Blvd. campus, and the Ivywild School! If you have never used the City bus system, now is your chance. Friendly people on board each bus will give you all the information you need to become a green commuter. Fort Carson will also provide a free shuttle from the post to PPCC. The Try Transit Day Celebration will include a concentration of activities and entertainment, including:

  • Live music, entertainment, raffles and giveaways.
  • Live broadcast on local radio.
  • Free or discounted food and drinks.
  • Commuter exhibition in the Ivywild School gymnasium.
  • Entertainment for kids.

RIDER APPRECIATION

Throughout the week, transit riders will be eligible to receive discounts from local retailers by presenting their bus tickets, more information coming soon.

COMMUTER CHALLENGE

MMT is encouraging employers to participate in a commuter challenge that will have workers using alternative transportation (bus, bike & bus, carpool, walking, biking, etc.) to compete for prizes awarded to most commuters, most miles traveled, and more.  

 Starts:8:00 AM
 Ends:5:00 PM
 Location:
Various Locations
 Contact:.

BACK
Calendar loaded in 0 second(s)