RTA offers free rides on Valentine’s Day to celebrate Ohio Loves Transit

(DAYTON, OHIO)… As part of a statewide celebration of Ohio Loves Transit, the Greater Dayton Regional Transit Authority (RTA) will show its customers some love and appreciation by providing free rides system-wide on Valentine’s Day, Tuesday, Feb. 14.

Each year, Ohio Loves Transit week, which officially runs Feb. 6 through Feb. 10, highlights how Ohio’s public transportation systems strive to enhance mobility for all people throughout Ohio.

Currently, the RTA provides more than 5.5 million trips a year, helping to create and maintain jobs that are essential in keeping our communities moving. Whether it’s taking riders to the grocery store, providing a ride to medical appointments, ensuring riders get to work, or other essential trips, RTA is here for you.

Ohio transit comes in all shapes and forms, from rail to streetcars, to buses, vans, and bikes. Ohio’s transit provides more than 52 million trips each year. To learn more about Ohio Loves Transit, visit Ohioneedstransit.org.

MEDIA CONTACT:  Kristi Newton (937) 425-8379, Communications and Community Relations Manager