How to use public transit

476418521This afternoon, learn how you can save money, improve your health and help the environment by taking a City bus.

Mountain Metropolitan Transit will hold an event this Friday (today), from 1-4 p.m. in front of the Cinemark movie theater in the First and Main Town Center.

Representatives from Mountain Metro will bring route schedules, system maps, giveaways and a bus, so citizens can learn how to use public transportation. Find the quickest way to get to work, shopping and entertainment.

The public is invited to stop by and ask questions about bus service including the new Route 23, which is a local express bus offering service to Powers Boulevard via stops along Barnes Road and Tutt Boulevard.

Colorado Springs Sky Sox mascot Sox the Fox and Buddy from iT’Z Family Food and Fun will attend.