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Thursday June 02, 2016

RTL to serve as official transit provider for La Grande Gourmandise

Longueuil, June 1, 2016 – The Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) is proud to be the official transit provider for the fourth edition of La Grande Gourmandise, to be held from June 17 to 19, at Parc Vincent-d’Indy in Boucherville. The RTL will offer free bus service on line 80 between the Longueuil terminal and Carrefour de la Rive-Sud, on Saturday and Sunday, June 18 and 19. Residents are encouraged to download the coupon for a free ride from the RTL website (http://www.rtl-longueuil.qc.ca) or the website for La Grande Gourmandise.

“We are very pleased to be associated once again with this major food festival, which attracts curious visitors from all corners of the Agglomération de Longueuil. To encourage the healthy lifestyle habits promoted by the event, we are offering free rides so that residents can easily get to this family-friendly festival,” stated Colette Éthier, Chairman of the RTL Board of Directors.

La Grande Gourmandise (LGG) is more than just a festival; it is involved in a project to support children’s learning and academic success through healthy foods and eating habits. To show your support for the cause, you can purchase a bracelet for $10 that will give you several exclusive advantages, including quick access to the festival grounds, meet-and-greets with the chefs and speakers, and exclusive access to games and contests. Bracelets and the full festival program are available at lagrandegourmandise.org. 

Click here for the link to download the coupon for a free ride: http://bit.ly/1sMiGWl

 

About the RTL
 
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, the RTL operates a network of 793 kilometers. 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, 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 RTL.

 

Source: 

Claudia Martin
Public Affairs
Réseau de transport de Longueuil 
450-442-8600, ext. 8145
c1martin@rtl-longueuil.qc.ca