FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
11 July 2011
MST LAUNCHED ON CALL BUS SERVICE IN GREENFIELD AND KING CITY
Monterey-Salinas Transit (MST) rolled out its “On Call” service in the cities of Greenfield and King City today. MST On Call is a convenient customized service connecting neighborhoods and shopping areas with just one phone call.
Passengers can simply call 831-747-4683 in Greenfield or 831-747-4687 in King City to schedule a pick-up approximately one hour in advance. They will be directed to a safe and nearby pick-up point where a mini-bus will arrive. The bus will take passengers to any location within their respective cities, including the Pine Canyon residential area with the King City service. MST On Call also allows individuals to connect to Salinas, other south county cities and MST’s regional route network via Line 23 Salinas-King City. Passengers can even make daily or weekly standing appointments for regular pick-ups for work, school or other travel needs.
Hours of operation are weekdays 7 am – 4 pm. Fares are $1.00 ($.50 for individuals 18 years and under, 65 years and older, individuals with disabilities, Medicare card holders and active duty military) or show your MST GoPass.
For more information including a downloadable brochure, visit www.mst.org or call Monterey-Salinas Transit toll free at 1-888-MST-BUS1. Follow MST on Twitter at www.twitter.com/mst_bus for the latest service alerts.