To honor veterans for their service, Iowa City Transit will offer free rides for veterans and their families on fixed-route City buses on Veterans' Day, Friday, Nov. 11, 2016. The free rides will be provided during all hours of operation, from 5:45 a.m. to 11 p.m. Johnson County SEATS paratransit service will also offer free rides to veterans that day.

Veterans will need to show the bus driver some form of identification indicating their veterans' status -- a military ID, VA medical ID card, veteran designation on a driver's license, or certificate of release or discharge from active duty.

For bus schedules, visit For more information, contact the Transportation and Resource Management customer service line at 319-356-5151.

Date of publication

Thursday, October 20, 2016