Metro Transit Takes Customers to Twins Home Opener for Free

Apr 02, 2001, 01:00 ET from Metro Transit

    MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, Minn., April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- When the Minnesota
 Twins play their first game before the home-town crowd next week, ticket
 holders can get a free ride to and from the Metrodome on Metro Transit.
     Rides will be free to anyone boarding with a ticket for the 41st Twins
 Home Opener against the Detroit Tigers on Monday, April 9.  Free rides will be
 available between 5 p.m. and midnight.  Game time is 7:05 p.m.
     Customers simply need to show the driver their game tickets as they board
 the bus, then take a complimentary seat.
     The Metrodome is served directly by bus routes 16, 50, 95E, 250 and 94BCD.
 Connections to these routes can be made throughout the area.  Also, many
 downtown routes pass within a few blocks of the stadium.
     Bus route and schedule information is available by phone at 612-373-3333
 (TTY 612-341-0140) or on-line at http://www.metrotransit.org .  Twenty-four
 hour automated schedule information is available by touch-tone phone at
 612-341-4BUS.
     Metro Transit is the 17th largest bus system in the nation.  Customers
 boarded its 939 buses 73.5 million times last year, the highest ridership in
 15 years.
 
 

SOURCE Metro Transit
    MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, Minn., April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- When the Minnesota
 Twins play their first game before the home-town crowd next week, ticket
 holders can get a free ride to and from the Metrodome on Metro Transit.
     Rides will be free to anyone boarding with a ticket for the 41st Twins
 Home Opener against the Detroit Tigers on Monday, April 9.  Free rides will be
 available between 5 p.m. and midnight.  Game time is 7:05 p.m.
     Customers simply need to show the driver their game tickets as they board
 the bus, then take a complimentary seat.
     The Metrodome is served directly by bus routes 16, 50, 95E, 250 and 94BCD.
 Connections to these routes can be made throughout the area.  Also, many
 downtown routes pass within a few blocks of the stadium.
     Bus route and schedule information is available by phone at 612-373-3333
 (TTY 612-341-0140) or on-line at http://www.metrotransit.org .  Twenty-four
 hour automated schedule information is available by touch-tone phone at
 612-341-4BUS.
     Metro Transit is the 17th largest bus system in the nation.  Customers
 boarded its 939 buses 73.5 million times last year, the highest ridership in
 15 years.
 
 SOURCE  Metro Transit