Clarksville, TN – Free summer transportation to young people to help them engage in summer jobs and enrichment programs will be offered by the Clarksville Transit System (CTS) and the City of Clarksville.
CTS will offer the Summer Youth Free Ride Program from May 28th to August 31st, 2019 to youth 18 and under with a valid CTS Youth or Student ID.
The IDs can be purchased at the Downtown Transit Center temporary office at Downtown Commons, 215 Legion Street, for $2.00 with proof of age. For information, please call 931.553.2429.
“This program provides a good source of affordable transportation that can help our young people engage in positive activities,” City of Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts said. “We want to help families by giving young people transportation to jobs and programs during the summer.”
Youth are invited to become city explorers on routes that provide safe daily transportation to many parks, pools, and recreation centers operated by the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department. Information about Clarksville Parks and Recreation programs and activities is available at www.cityofclarksville.com/parksrec
The Clarksville Transit System bus routes also offer access to the Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library, the Roxy Regional Theatre, the Customs House Museum & Cultural Center, historical sites and special events.