06 Aug '18, 6pm

GRTC, VCU partner for unlimited transit access for students, staff

The $1.2 million dollar initiative will operate as a pilot program for the upcoming academic year at VCU — through July 31, 2019. GRTC Virginia Commonwealth University signed a one-year agreement with the Greater Richmond Transit Co/ to provide unlimited transportation access on the GRTC Pulse bus rapid transit and regular fixed-route bus service (local and express) for all VCU students and employees. All students and employees of VCU and VCU Health System, including Virginia Premier, are now able to take advantage of these privileges at no cost to the rider. “This partnership with GRTC provides the entire VCU community with greater access and alternative means to explore and connect to more areas of Richmond — a need revealed through our most recent strategic planning process,” said Michael Rao, president of VCU and VCU Health System. The $1.2 million dollar initiative wi...

Full article: http://www.metro-magazine.com/university/news/730770/grtc...

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