More virtual courses on public transport offered

Todd PittengerMay 1, 2022

More dates are planned for the new “Guide & Go” travel training program which teaches people how to use the region’s public transport services.

According to OCCK Transportation, the sessions teach the basics of driving CityGo in Salina, including map and schedule reading, paying fares and general etiquette.

Classes are held virtually or in person and will last approximately one hour, with the following schedule for CityGo Familiarization for Summer 2022:

  • Wednesday, May 11, 2:30 p.m. – Virtual
  • Monday, May 23, 2:30 p.m. – In person
  • Tuesday, June 21, 10 a.m. – Virtual
  • Thursday, June 23, 10:00 a.m. – In person
  • Wednesday, July 13, 2:30 p.m. – Virtual

Additional courses will be announced as they are scheduled.

Participation in the travel training is free, but participants must have internet access and be able to pick up the course package in advance for the virtual option. Registration can be done online at www.salinacitygo.com/guide-go-travel-training/ or by calling 785.826.1583.

“The Guide & Go Travel training program is a great way to learn about CityGo and public transportation in general,” said Michelle Griffin, mobility manager for North Central Kansas. “We hope to encourage more people to use this transportation option. Using public transport is a life skill that everyone should know.

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