MEDIA ADVISORY: RTC, local leaders and celebrities to celebrate launch of Trip to Strip, new rideshare service on Las Vegas Strip, June 25

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 19, 2019

MEDIA CONTACTS:
Monika Bertaki, RTC, (702) 676-1749 Office, BertakiM@rtcsnv.com
Catherine Lu, RTC, (702) 676-1788 Office, LuC@rtcsnv.com


MEDIA ADVISORY
RTC, local leaders and celebrities to celebrate launch of Trip to Strip, new rideshare service on Las Vegas Strip, June 25
CLICK TO TWEET: Join @RTCSNV @LVCVA @ClarkCountyNV @CityofLasVegas to celebrate #TriptoStrip launch on 6/25 in style! Newest member of fleet is an affordable rideshare service taking you & 10 of your BFFs around the #Vegas Strip and expanded areas @SouthPointLV & @MResort TriptoStripLV.com

LAS VEGAS – The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC), along with local community leaders, partners and some of the city’s most beloved celebrities, will gather on Tuesday, June 25 at 3 p.m. to celebrate the launch of Trip to Strip, the RTC’s new on-demand rideshare service that offers an affordable way to get around the Las Vegas Resort Corridor for up to 11 passengers.

This month, Trip to Strip officially debuted and has already expanded its service area, which now covers the Las Vegas Strip from downtown to the M Resort. Pickups and drop-offs are at the nearest RTC fixed route or paratransit stop, most of which are located near property entrances, and the zero level of McCarran International Airport. 

Never implementing surge pricing, Trip to Strip is an affordable option, especially for tourists traveling in groups for conventions, meetings, weddings, or birthday and bacherlor(ette) parties. Trip to Strip provides a luxury ride via a limousine-style interior without premium prices. Able to carry up to 11 passengers, the RTC’s new pilot program is perfect for small groups wanting to travel affordably together.

WHAT:
Official launch of Trip to Strip, a new affordable, on-demand rideshare option for up to 11 passengers, with no surge pricing – ever

WHO:
       
Clark County Commissioner, and RTC and LVCVA Chairman Larry Brown
City of Las Vegas Mayor, and RTC and LVCVA board member Carolyn Goodman
LVCVA CEO & President Steve Hill
Keolis Western Regions Vice President of Operations Francis Julien

WHEN:
Tuesday, June 25 at 3 p.m.

WHERE
:
Las Vegas Convention Center, South Hall, S-1 (Parking available at Silver Lot)   

About the RTC
The RTC is the transit authority, transportation planning organization, regional traffic management agency and administrator of Southern Nevada Strong, the regional planning effort for the Las Vegas valley. The RTC’s vision is to provide a safe, convenient and effective regional transportation system that enhances mobility and air quality for citizens and visitors. The RTC encourages residents and visitors to use a variety of transportation choices to help reduce traffic congestion, clean the air and improve the quality of life in Southern Nevada. For more information about the RTC and its major initiatives or to download its transit app rideRTC, visit rtcsnv.com and stay informed by subscribing to our blog

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