Free fare for Election Day November 7

Lawrence residents have a free way to get to the polls this election day. Lawrence Transit is offering free rides to customers on Tuesday, November 7 to encourage all residents to get out and vote. This is the second year free ridership has been offered for election day.

“Voting is a fundamental human right and we want to make sure that voters do not face transportation obstacles on election day.” said Robert Nugent, Lawrence Transit Administrator. “We are proud to be a community partner and we want to make sure that every citizen has access to their civic rights and civic duty.”

Voters are reminded to verify their polling place at www.douglascountyks.org/depts/voting-and-elections/polling-places

To get help planning a route or for more information, visit www.lawrencetransit.org or call (785) 864-4644.