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RT to Operate Supplemental Service for March on Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Wiley Serves as Grand Marshal for Capitol March for the Dream

 

CONTACT: Alane Masui Friday, January 15, 2016
PHONE: 916-556-0121 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
On Monday, January 18, 2016, Sacramento Regional Transit District (RT) employees will join thousands of marchers for the annual Capitol March for the Dream. RT participation is one component of RTís 8th annual ďSeason of Civil Rights Ö It All Started on a BusĒ campaign to build awareness about the significant role that transit played in the American Civil Rights Movement. Mike Wiley, General Manager/CEO, will serve as Grand Marshal of the march.

At the conclusion of the six-mile march at the Sacramento Convention Center, RT will offer supplemental bus service to return participants to the starting points at the Oak Park Community Center, Sacramento City College and Grant Union High School.

RT will operate on a Sunday/Holiday schedule on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. RTís administrative offices at 1400 29th Street, Call Center, and Customer Service and Sales Center at 1225 R Street will be closed.

For more information about the Capitol March for the Dream, visit mlk365.org. For more information about RTís Season of Civil Rights campaign, visit sacrt.com.

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