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JTA Beaches Trolley Passes on Sale for Independence Day Weekend

JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – July 1, 2014 –The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) is offering one-day and three-day unlimited rides passes for Independence Day weekend.  One-day unlimited ride passes are $4 and three-day unlimited ride passes are $10.   Passes can be purchased this weekend at a special booth located on Second Street across from the entrance to City Hall. 

Ticket Booth Hours 
  
   ·         Friday, July 4             10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
     
·        Saturday, July 5        10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
     
·        Sunday, July 6           10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 

In addition, one-day passes are on sale now at Beachside Swim Shop, Jacksonville Beach Surf Shop and Courtyard by Marriott.

“JTA is excited to partner with local businesses to offer our beaches customers Trolley passes for the Independence Day weekend, “said Nathaniel P. Ford, Sr., JTA’s CEO. “We would like to wish all of our customers a safe and happy 4th of July.”

The Beaches Trolley is a weekend service that goes from South Beach Regional Shopping Center to Atlantic Boulevard. Operating approximately every 15 minutes, the Trolley can take you to eat, meet, shop, sun and fun.

Special Beaches Trolley Holiday Schedule:

·         Friday, July 4             10 a.m. - 2 a.m.

·        Saturday, July 5        10 a.m. - 2 a.m.

·        Sunday, July 6           11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Where else can I purchase one-day passes for the holiday weekend?

·         Beachside Swim Shop, 234 1st St. N., Jacksonville Beach, (904) 246-0248

·         Jacksonville Beach Surf Shop, 221 1st. St. N., Jacksonville Beach, (904) 247-7873

·         Courtyard by Marriott, 1617 1st Street, Jacksonville Beach, (904) 249-9071

For additional information on the Beaches Trolley service, please contact the JTA’s customer service line at 904-630-3100; TDD (904) 630-3191 or visit www.jtafla.com