The RTL: official transit provider of music lovers
Longueuil, April 30, 2015 – As a proud supporter of cultural and recreational tourism events in the Agglomération de Longueuil, the Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) is thrilled to be the official transit provider for the fifth annual edition of the Festival Classica, to be held this year from May 27 to 31.
“We are very pleased to be associated with this classical music festival, which attracts increasing numbers of music lovers each year with its varied and accessible programming. This partnership is part of our commitment to increasing our presence in the community and to encouraging residents to participate in large numbers in the Agglomeration’s numerous cultural events,” stated Colette Éthier, Chairman of the RTL Board of Directors.
RTL bus lines 1 and 6 will transport festival-goers to the site free of charge starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 29, until the last buses on Sunday, May 31. In addition, between 8:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 30, a free shuttle service will make return trips between Terminus Longueuil and downtown Saint-Lambert, as part of the Michael Jackson tribute show Thriller symphonique.
“Consider the Réseau de transport de Longueuil for all your public transit needs. The fast, reliable, and comfortable service eliminates the hassle of looking for parking—it’s the perfect transportation solution for a festival of this scale!” concluded the Chairman.
For more information, visit the following websites:
www.rtl-longueuil.qc.ca and www.festivalclassica.com.
The Réseau de transport de Longueuil is the main transit provider for individuals within the five cities that comprise the Agglomération de Longueuil. The third-largest public transit organization in Québec, it makes over 35 million trips annually. With some 1,100 employees, the RTL is a major employer that contributes to the economic vitality of the region.
Ever receptive to its users, the RTL plays a key role in the lives of the people and the communities it serves by providing solutions that are efficient, innovative, and adapted to the evolving needs of its clientele. Improving quality of life for the citizens of the Agglomération de Longueuil is a top priority for the RTL.
Public Affairs Advisor
Réseau de transport de Longueuil
450-442-8600, ext. 8145