JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Transportation Authority introduced this week that it’ll discontinue its Well being Care Employee Free Journey Program in December. This system has been in place since April 2020.
JTA cited the removing of COVID-19 restrictions by state and federal authorities officers for sunsetting this system, which was a strategy to thank native well being care workers working by means of the pandemic.
Any employee at a hospital, physician’s workplace, medical facility or medical laboratory simply wanted to point out their work badge to trip at no cost.
Passengers who beforehand used the service can nonetheless get pleasure from complimentary rides all through the month of November by creating a brand new account with the MyJTA cellular app, which is obtainable on Apple and Android gadgets.
Beginning Thursday, Dec. 1, the free rides for well being care staff program ends on all JTA mounted route and First Coast Flyer buses.
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