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Eagle County bus systems appreciates its riders

Daily Staff Report
Eagle County, CO Colorado

EAGLE COUNTY, Colorado ” In anticipation of a record ridership year, ECO Transit, which operates Eagle County, Colorado’s bus system, will host a Passenger Appreciation Day on Nov. 24.

ECO Transit staff will be at the Avon and Vail Transportation Centers serving passengers coffee and doughnuts and handing out complimentary “One Million Rider” edition ECO Transit flashlights.

“This year, we expect to set a record 1.2 million passengers or more,” says Transit Director Harry Taylor. “That’s 250,000 more trips than last year.”

KZYR DJ Tony Mauro will be riding the bus and interviewing passengers for live broadcast. ECO Transit’s best-known drivers, Bob “Driver Bob” Bean and Pat Gaylor, will be on board the buses greeting passengers and offering complimentary one-day passes and a chance to win prizes, courtesy of KSKE radio station.

For more information, contact David Johnson at (970)328-3524 or david.johnson@eaglecounty.us.

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