La Crosse MTU celebrates World Car-Free Day with free bus rides

LA CROSSE (WKBT) — There’s a global effort to go green.

Thursday was World Car-Free Day!

Cities across the globe are finding ways to encourage motorists to give up their cars for the day.

La Crosse’s MTU is celebrating too with free bus rides all day.

If you want to take today as an opportunity to be more environmentally-friendly, take advantage of the free ride or try walking or using your bike to commute for the day.