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Ferry Hosts Music on the River to Promote Two Weekend Events

The Elizabeth River Ferry is hosting a floating saxophone performance on Saturday, July 6, as a musical link between two back-to-back events in both Portsmouth and Norfolk.

Hampton Roads Transit Wins Industry Award for Community Engagement

Hampton Roads Transit (HRT) has been recognized for excellence in community engagement and outreach, including a unique partnership with the Norfolk Tides baseball team and the City of Norfolk that provides fans with free rides on light rail on game days. 

Bike Boost Program Seeking Applicants for Bike Amenities

TRAFFIX, a commuter options program administered by Hampton Roads Transit (HRT), is seeking your help to find new locations to install bike racks and bike repair stations as part of its Bike Boost program to enhance cycling infrastructure throughout Hampton Roads. 

Renovated TRAFFIX Office Serves Commuters at Naval Base

The TRAFFIX commuter options program, administered by Hampton Roads Transit (HRT), today debuted its renovated office at Naval Station Norfolk as part of ongoing support of regional military bases and personnel.

Take the Ferry to Portsmouth’s Seawall Festival

Hampton Roads Transit is encouraging festivalgoers to take the Elizabeth River Ferry between Norfolk and Portsmouth this weekend to enjoy both the Portsmouth Seawall Music Festival and Harborfest. The ferry connects Waterside in Norfolk with both North Landing and High Street in Portsmouth, site of the 45th Annual Seawall Festival taking place from 6 to 11 p.m. today and 2 to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday.

Hampton Roads Transit Ready for Harborfest

To avoid expected congestion and limited parking for Harborfest, Hampton Roads Transit (HRT) is encouraging the public to take transit to and from Downtown Norfolk on June 7-9.  

HRT Partners with YMCA to Offer Student Freedom Passes

Hampton Roads Transit (HRT) is partnering with the YMCA of South Hampton Roads to offer high school students a Student Freedom Pass to make the most of summertime. The pass provides riders 13-17 years old with unlimited rides on HRT’s bus, ferry and light rail services in Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach at no cost to the pass holder.


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