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RTA to offer free rides for veterans to WSU veterans event

For Immediate Release

CONTACT:  Jessica Olson (937) 425-8352, Communications Manager

(DAYTON, OHIO) … The Greater Dayton RTA will offer free rides for any military active duty or veteran to attend the “Veterans Moving Forward” event at Wright State University on Wednesday, May 23.

The event, which takes place annually and focuses on the issues facing the veterans, brings together community veteran service providers.

Any active-duty personnel or veteran who shows their military ID to the bus driver can ride RTA routes free to and from the event at the Wright State University Student Union.

Please see a list of all valid military IDs here: http://www.i-riderta.org/news-events/Military%20ID%20Samples.pdf

Veterans Moving Forward is hosted by the Greater Miami Valley My Veteran Community and will be held at the student union from 3-7 p.m. The event includes veteran support services, information about jobs with local employers and networking opportunities. The event is free to register for at www.veteransmovingforward.org.

For a trip planner to find which RTA routes can get you to this event, please see our website at www.iriderta.org. 

 

 

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RTA is Ohio’s greenest fleet, and serves over 3,000 stops on 29 routes throughout Montgomery and parts of Greene County. The agency operates diesel, hybrid diesel, and electric trolley buses that take people to work, school and shopping. Customers ride RTA on more than 9 million passenger trips each year. RTA is committed to providing the highest levels of customer service as the region’s first choice for alternative transportation.