Summer Transit and Parking Information
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Summer Transit and Parking Information

Contact:  John Krueger, Transportation Director, 920-5042, john.krueger@cityofaspen.com

Aspen, Colorado – May 30, 2017– The City of Aspen will transition to its summer transit schedule on June 10.   The public is also reminded about summer parking policies.
Aspen Free Shuttles
•    All free Aspen shuttles begin their summer schedule June 10, including the seasonal Cross Town Shuttle.
•    The Downtowner service also continues this summer, providing on-demand service within its service area from 11am-11pm daily. Request a ride by using the Downtowner app on your mobile device.
Aspen Parking
•    Summer paid parking rates take effect on Friday June 2.
•    Saturday paid parking takes effect on Saturday, June 3.  Sundays and holidays are free.
•    Carpools of two or more adults may pick up a free carpool parking permit at the Airport Parking Kiosk on weekdays between 6 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.  Visit www.commuterconnect.net for help with locating carpool partners.
Car and Bike Sharing
•    WE-cycle, Aspen's bike transit service is now open for the season, 24/7. WE-cycle bikes are available for quick, in-town trips and as a great way to connect to and from other transit. 100 bicycles available at 16 stations around Aspen. Day and Season Passes available at stations or at WE-cycle.org | 970.205.9222.
•    CAR TO GO, Aspen’s carshare program, offers members access to a fleet of nine vehicles for a low hourly and per mile rate. Visit www.cartogo.com for more information.

Bike to Work Day
•    Cyclists of all levels are invited to attend the annual Bike to Work Day event on Wednesday, June 28 from 7-10am in Paepcke Park: food, fun, education and prizes for the whole family!

Pledge to Drive Less this Summer
•    Visit www.driveless.net and pledge to Drive Less this summer to be eligible for a free perk as well as the opportunity to win great prizes!  Perks include RFTA value cards, WE-cycle season passes and more!

Call 970-925-8484 for bus route and schedule information.

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Posted on Tuesday, May 30, 2017