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Seniors can ride CARTA for free on Tuesday

NORTH CHARLESTON (WCBD) –​ Individuals over the age of 55 will be able to access  Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority and ​TriCounty Link​ services for free  on Tuesday, August 21, according to the news release. 

“Seniors are a vital and growing part of our community, and it’s important that we help keep  them mobile, active and independent,” said CARTA Board of Directors Chairman Mike  Seekings. “The Senior Series is a great opportunity for seniors to ride the bus at no charge,  whether they’re every-day customers or it’s their first time.” 

Participating riders are asked to bring ID when boarding, the news release added. Travel training tips are available by  emailing ​cruze@ridecarta.com​.

Information on CARTA routes and schedules is available at  www.ridecarta.com​ or by calling (843) 724-7420. Information on TriCounty Link routes and  schedules is available at ​www.ridetricountylink.com​ or by calling (843) 899-4096  

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