Free Bus Service Suspended Until August in Grand Junction
The free bus service known as 'The Dash' has been suspended until August in Grand Junction.
Downtown Grand Junction started providing a free bus service last year on March 21. You used to be able to catch a free ride on two buses that ran every Thursday through Saturday from 4:15 p.m. until 12:15 a.m. -- but not anymore.
The Dash isn't dashing through downtown, CMU, or the Grand Junction airport anymore. According to downtown Grand Junction's website, the Dash has been put on pause:
Due to social distancing requirements and the CDC recommendation of only using public transit for essential service and the absence of students and tourists. The DASH service will be suspended effective June 1st.
According to the Grand Valley transit, regular Route 1 hours will resume and fares are required. Every bus can hold about 54 passengers and there are 52 stops along Route 1. You can find out more information about The Dash and all bus route and fare changes in Grand Junction here.