BC Transit to present proposed changes at upcoming Open Houses

PENTICTON OPEN HOUSES - PROPOSED TRANSIT OPTIONS

Customer Information: 250.492.5602

http://www.bctransit.com/

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May 15, 2012 – Help shape the future of transit in Penticton by attending an Open House or voting online on proposed changes in the Penticton Transit System.

BC Transit is hosting four Open Houses in Penticton: on May 29 at the Penticton's Seniors Drop-in Centre, June 1 at the Penticton Public Library and June 2 at both the Downtown Community Market and at the Cherry Lane Shopping Centre.

You are invited to give feedback on several proposed changes including adding or adjusting core coverage and Sunday service, adding more handyDART service and modifying the Night Route.

If you are not able to attend one of four Open Houses, BC Transit welcomes comments from Penticton residents online at http://www.bctransit.com/ until June 8th.

Advisory Highlights:

Open Houses:

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 11am-1pm Penticton Seniors Centre (2965 South Main Street)

Friday, June 1, 2012 10:30am-1:30pm Penticton Public Library (785 Main Street)

Saturday, June 2, 2012 10am-3pm Cherry Lane Shopping Centre (2111 Main Street)

Saturday, June 2, 2012 8:30am-12:30pm Downtown Community Market (Main Street)

For more information:

Meribeth Burton

BC Transit Corporate Spokesperson

250.995.5720 (o)

250.507.8145 (c)

Meribeth_Burton@BCTransit.com