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Monday October 02, 2017

36 H EN COULEURS: RTL TO PROVIDE FREE PUBLIC TRANSIT

Celebrate the fall colours in Longueuil   

Longueuil, October 2 – Once again this year, the Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) is proud to serve as the official public transit provider for the 36 h en couleurs celebrations, from October 6 to 8 at Parc Michel-Chartrand. 

“We’re very pleased to be associated with this major event in Longueuil. This partnership, which is more meaningful than ever to our citizens, fits in perfectly with our desire to be more present in the community and to encourage residents to participate in the many events in the Agglomération,” stated Colette Éthier, Chairman of the RTL Board of Directors. 

To mark the occasion, the RTL will provide free access to line 71, between the Longueuil Université-de-Sherbrooke metro station and Parc Michel-Chartrand, on presentation of a free ride ticket for the 36 h en couleurs event. This ticket will be valid at all stops along the route from Friday, October 6, at 6 p.m., until the end of the event, on Sunday, October 8. 

To take advantage of this offer, citizens are encouraged to download and print the free ride coupon on the RTL’s website.  

36 h en couleurs 

The 36 h en couleurs is a great opportunity for people of all ages to head over to Parc Michel Chartrand, from October 6 to 8, to get some exercise and enjoy one of many fun and colourful activities on the program, including an intergenerational walk, a nighttime rally, a movie in the park, a picnic, a family fair, and several running events (1 km, 3 km, 5 km, 10 km, and half-marathon). The complete program is available on the event website.

About the RTL

The Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) 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 kilometres. 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.


Source:

Alicia Lymburner

Office : 450 463-7101 post 8145
Cellular : 514 242-6868

alymburner@rtl-longueuil.qc.ca