Area Colleges Now Ride GoRaleigh for Free Under GoPass Program

News posted Aug. 30, 2016 - 11:00 am

GoRaleigh, the City of Raleigh’s transit service, welcomes three new colleges to its GoPass program: Saint Augustine’s University, Shaw University and Wake Technical Community College are now program participants.

To celebrate, join GoRaleigh, along with District C City Council Member Corey Branch, and faculty, staff and students from Saint Augustine’s, Shaw and Wake Tech on Wednesday, August 31, at 10:30 a.m. at the Martin Street bus shelter area at Moore Square, 263 E. Martin St. Learn how the GoPass benefits the newly added colleges and students. GoRaleigh will provide an opportunity to board the bus, learn about fare box usage, how to load a bike, how to navigate the city with transit and more.

GoPass program details:

The GoPass program allows registered employers/colleges and their employees/students the opportunity to ride GoRaleigh buses for free. Once the participating employer/college has enrolled in the program, they receive GoPass swipe cards. The pass is swiped at the fare box in lieu of a regular bus fare. A GoPass can only be used by the employee/student of the sponsoring agency.

North Carolina State University, Meredith College, the City of Raleigh, and Wake County government are currently enrolled in the program.

GoRaleigh provides bus service throughout Raleigh.

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