CO: Mountain Metro Records Highest Ridership for the Month of October Since 2009
Mountain Metropolitan Transit (MMT) , reports the highest ridership in one month since 2009. MMT local fixed-route bus service provided 252,738 one-way trips during October. The October 2013 figures are up 7.3 percent over October 2012. MMT attributes the increase in ridership to increased service — which provides riders with more options — enhanced marketing and promotions efforts, and a general trend of more local citizens getting to work on bicycles, walking, and using public...