July 19, 2006

 

SPARE THE AIR DAY
ON THURSDAY, JULY 20 and
FRIDAY, JULY 21, 2006

FREE RIDES ALL DAY ON
Golden Gate Ferry & Golden Gate Transit (except the Giants Baseball Ferry)

 

Thursday, July 20, and Friday, July 21 have been declared “Spare the Air” days by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District. All day, Golden Gate Transit and Golden Gate Ferry customers may ride free on regular service (not Giants baseball special ferry service).

Golden Gate Larkspur Ferry will add an extra departure at 7:30 am. Free parking at the Larkspur Ferry Terminal is limited and customers are encouraged to carpool. Free overflow parking is available at the nearby Marin Airporter only when obtaining a special parking voucher at Larkspur Ferry Terminal.

Golden Gate Sausalito Ferry will add extra departures at 2:05 pm and 4:15 pm. An extra ferry from San Francisco to Sausalito will be added at 3:10 pm.

For more information, call toll-free 511 (711 TDD) and say "Golden Gate Transit" or visit www.511.org.

Visit www.511.org to learn about other Bay Area transit systems participating in this special Spare the Air Day free-ride program.

The public may receive advance notification of Spare the Air days by registering at "AirAlerts" at www.sparetheair.org.

Free rides will be provided to customers under a program funded by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District and Metropolitan Transportation Commission.