Ride Durham, Raleigh buses free on Friday

Posted June 26, 2008 4:33 p.m. EDT
Updated June 27, 2008 7:10 a.m. EDT

— Cricket Communications has subsidized travel on all Durham Area Transit Authority (DATA) and Capital Area Transit (CAT) buses Friday.

The company partnered with the agencies to mark its first anniversary, and to promote transit ridership.

“This free ride day sponsored by Cricket marks the first time an area business has partnered with us in this way,” noted Ieshia Robertson, public affairs specialist for the City of Durham.

Riders can find a route by calling (919) 485-RIDE or using the GoTriangle regional trip planner on