Teen Summer Bus Passes On Sale
June 8, 2012 12:00 pm - Potomac Local News
WOODBRIDGE, Va. – The OmniLink Teen Summer Pass, which enables teens to get unlimited local bus rides for the whole summer for one low price.
Teens ages 13-19 may use the OmniLink Teen Summer Pass on OmniLink and Cross County Connector buses between Friday, June 1 and Saturday, September 1, 2012. The pass costs $30, and in return teens get an unlimited number of local bus rides for three full months! Passes will be sold from June 1 – August 4, 2012.
Those who show a Potomac Nationals ticket when buying a pass and can save $5 on a pass. At P-Nats games, teens can show their bus pass at the ticket window and save $1 on general admission tickets to Friday night baseball games.
The Teen Summer Passes enables teens to have a safe, reliable ride to get to summer jobs, shopping centers, recreation centers, libraries and lots of other places where they want to go, said OmniLink spokeswoman Christine Rodrigo.
Passes will be sold at:
The PRTC Transit Center, at the intersection of Potomac Mills Road and Telegraph Road in Woodbridge, June 1 – August 3, Mondays – Fridays 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Chinn Aquatics and Fitness Center (cash or credit only), June 1 – August 4, Mondays – Thursdays 5 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Fridays 5 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Saturdays 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sundays 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sharon Baucom – Dale City Recreation Center (cash or credit only), June 1 – August 4, Mondays – Fridays 6 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Saturdays 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Sundays 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Ben Lomond Community Center (cash or credit only), June 1 – August 3, Mondays – Fridays 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Manassas City Hall Treasurer’s Office (cash only), June 1 – August 3, Mondays – Fridays 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Manassas Park City Hall Treasurer’s Office (cash only), June 1 – August 3, Mondays – Fridays 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. and 3-5 p.m.
In addition to these locations, special one-day sales will be held at:
Grand Slam Fest, Pfitzner Stadium (cash or check only), Saturday, June 9, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Manassas Mall Food Court (cash or check only), Saturday June 23, 12-4 p.m.
Teens who have a photo ID should bring it with them when purchasing a pass because a sticker will be applied to the front of the ID showing that they have purchased an OmniLink Teen Summer Pass for 2012. Teens who don’t have a photo ID will be given a Teen Summer Pass card with a sticker. Teens simply show their ID with the sticker, or the Summer Pass card with the sticker to the bus operator each time they board.
The Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission, PRTC, provides transportation services in Prince William County and the Cities of Manassas and Manassas Park. OmniLink local buses serve routes in Manassas and Manassas Park on Mondays through Fridays and serve routes in Dale City, Dumfries, Lake Ridge, Quantico, the Route 1 Corridor and Woodbridge on Mondays through Saturdays. The Cross County Connector operates Mondays through Fridays and connects eastern Prince William County with the Manassas area.