14 Apr '18, 5pm

Seattle High School Students Get Access to Free Public Transportation Passes

SEATTLE — Some high school and college students here will soon be able to use public transportation in the area for free as the result of a partnership between the city and King County. ORCA Opportunity, Seattle Mayor Jenny A. Durkan’s plan to provide free ORCA (One Regional Card for All) passes on the local public transportation system, will begin this year for all Seattle public high school students and Seattle Promise scholars. Seattle Public Schools, King County Metro, Seattle Colleges, and the Seattle Department of Transportation will partner to provide the passes, giving students access to unlimited public transportation throughout the year. Durkan announced the plan at her first “State of the City” address, which was held at Rainier Beach High School on Feb. 20. “At a time that our city is becoming increasingly unaffordable for families, we need to make transit more...

Full article: http://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/728681/seattle-high-sc...

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