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Road Map Action 20

Conduct a feasibility study of the costs and opportunities of free public transportation for children under 12 years.

Road Map Timeline: Years 2 - 5

EPE Strategy priority alignment: #11 - Make transit reliable, accessible and affordable for Edmontonians.

Initiative Name:
FREE TRANSIT FOR KIDS 12 & UNDER

Initiative Lead Organization:
CITY OF EDMONTON OPERATIONS - EDMONTON TRANSIT SERVICE

 

As of June 2018, kids aged 12 and under can ride Edmonton Public Transit for free, as long as they are accompanied by a fare-paying adult.

This action was part of building a family-friendly city per the Mayor’s re-election platform in October 2017.

 

Learn more about Youth Fares here.

 

Public and MEDIA INQUIRY CONTACT: 311 or 311@edmonton.ca


Last Updated: August 8, 2018