Anderson Commuters Can Save By Riding Metro

Also sign up for $4,500 “Money Grab” sponsored by Cricket Wireless

CINCINNATI -Metro provides about 8,500 rides a month on the Rt. 75X Anderson Express and 81X Mt. Washington Express to and from downtown Cincinnati.

Also sign up for $4,500 "Money Grab" sponsored by Cricket Wireless

CINCINNATI -Metro provides about 8,500 rides a month on the Rt. 75X Anderson Express and 81X Mt. Washington Express to and from downtown Cincinnati.

To raise the awareness of the cost savings Anderson commuters can realize by riding Metro instead of driving for their daily commute, Metro employees will be at the following locations to award prizes, share bus information with new customers and long-time bus riders, and give everyone the chance to enter Metro's "Money Grab" contest with a grand prize worth up to $4,500 cash, provided by Cricket Wireless:

 

  • Anderson Farmer's Market, 7850 Five Mile Rd., Saturday, August 6, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Anderson Library, 7450 State Rd., Wednesday, August 10, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Anderson Center Station park & ride, 7832 Five Mile, Thursday, August 11, 5:45 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Anderson bus riders can park for free at the Anderson Center Station park & ride, located at 7832 Five Mile; the Anderson park & ride, located at 7954 Beechmont Ave.; and the Parkside Christian Church park & ride, located at 6986 Salem Rd. The fare is $2.65 one-way, directly to or from downtown Cincinnati. A monthly pass provides unlimited rides for $106.

Money Grab contest:  Local commuters can save $4,500 or more a year by riding Metro. As a fun reminder of the savings, Metro has partnered with Cricket Wireless to give three contest winners the chance to grab up to $4,500 in cash this summer. The Money Grab contest, sponsored by Cricket Wireless, will run through Aug. 19, 2011. No public or Metro funds are being used for the Money Grab. Entries can be submitted at www.go-metro.com.

Metro provides about 17 million riders per year and offers 23 free park & rides for commuters, http://www.go-metro.com/parkandride.html .

 

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