Having served more than 41,000 passengers in the month of January alone, the Sun Trolley earned a spot on the CBS Miami – Focus on South Florida show. On Sunday, February 24, 2013 host Michelle Gillen interviewed Sun Trolley’s Executive Director, Patricia Zeiler about the Sun Trolley’s recent expansions, increased ridership and the bigger picture – the future of vehicle-free transportation in downtown Ft. Lauderdale.
The Sun Trolley is proud to be part of Ft. Lauderdale’s public transportation system – check out these quick facts!
- In 2011, Americans took 10.2 billion trips on public transportation.
- 35 million times each weekday, people board public transportation.
- Public transportation is a $54 billion industry that employs more than 400,000 people.
- More than 7,700 organizations provide public transportation in the United States.