Bus fares are free on election day in La Crosse

Transit manager says it is important for people to vote

Getting to and from the polls next Tuesday will be a little easier than normal for some within the city of La Crosse.

La Crosse’s MTU bus system will be offering free rides on election day. Transit officials say it is important everyone has the opportunity to vote.

“It’s very good to get people out to vote. It will also help with parking concerns. I think the number of people voting will be very high this year,” said la Crosse Transit Manager Keith Lee.

Transit officials say the day is fare free for everyone,  whether you choose to vote or not.