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JTA Extends Skyway Hours for 2017 Gate River Run

JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – March 7, 2017 – The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) will extend Skyway operations for the 40th running of the Gate River Run. The Skyway will be operational on Saturday, March 11th from 6 a.m. until 1 p.m.

“More than 24,000 runners and walkers are expected to participate in the largest 15K race in the United States,” said Lisa Darnall, Vice President of JTA Transit Operations. “In addition, thousands of spectators will be in attendance to watch the race. The complimentary Skyway provides residents and visitors with a reliable transportation option in Downtown and the Southbank.”

For a complete listing of Skyway station hours and information about bikes on the Skyway, please call JTA customer service at (904) 630-3100; TDD 904.630.3191