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JTA to Provide Gameday Xpress Shuttle for TaxSlayer Bowl

JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – December 13, 2016 – Park, ride and relax on board the Jacksonville Transportation Authority’s (JTA) Gameday Xpress to the TaxSlayer Bowl on Saturday, December 31, 2016.

The TaxSlayer Bowl matches up the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets versus the Kentucky Wildcats. Kick off for the game is at 11 a.m. at EverBank Field. Gameday Xpress shuttle service begins at 8 a.m. and continues for one hour after the game has ended.

“JTA is excited to provide shuttle service for the TaxSlayer Bowl featuring SEC and ACC teams,” said JTA’s Chief Executive Officer Nathaniel P. Ford, Sr. “Our goal is to provide Kentucky and Georgia Tech fans with an outstanding experience.”

Parking is complimentary in one of our convenient lots for customers boarding the shuttle for a direct trip to the stadium. JTA will offer park-n-ride services from the following locations throughout the city:

Downtown Gameday Xpress locations:
• Convention Center Lot: 1005 Forsyth St.
• Kings Avenue Parking Garage: 1003 Kings Ave.
• Jacksonville Landing: Hogan St. between Water and Bay (shuttle only service)
• Single game shuttle pass - $7

Suburban Gameday Xpress locations:
• Beaches: Little League (Wingate) Park, 277 Penman Rd. S.
• Philips Hwy./JTB Park-n-Ride, 7020 Philips Hwy.
• Single game shuttle pass - $12

The Skyway will be operational from 8 a.m. until 3 a.m. on New Year’s Eve (Saturday) and will have extended hours on Friday until 2 a.m.

The JTA offers continuous shuttle service throughout the duration of the game from the Convention Center Lot only. Gameday Xpress passes can be purchased in advance by phone at 904.630.3110, online at www.jtafla.com, via the MyJTA mobile ticketing application or in person at the JTA Administration Building downtown at 121 West Forsyth Street, Suite 170 (facing Hogan Street).

In addition, fans can purchase single-game passes onsite at any Gameday Xpress lot on game day or via the MyJTA. The MyJTA app is available for both iPhone and Android users.

All JTA shuttles are wheelchair accessible. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to park at the Convention Center lot where JTA paratransit vans are available.

For information about riding JTA, please contact the JTA’s customer service line at 904.630.3100; TDD 904.630.3191.