RTA ready for crush of Tribe fans eager for postseason play - Tucson News Now

RTA ready for crush of Tribe fans eager for postseason play

Progressive Field, Cleveland Progressive Field, Cleveland

The Indians are ready for their first post-season game since 2007, and so is RTA.

The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority has supplied service to all 81 Tribe home games this season, and officials said that service will continue in the post-season.

A wild-card playoff game against Tampa Bay begins at 8:07 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2, at Progressive Field, before a sell-out crowd of 43,345 fans eager for a win.

RTA offers free parking at many Rapid Stations. The lots may still be filled with downtown commuters. Obey all parking signs.

RTA operates rush-hour level service until 6 p.m. After that, customer loads will be closely monitored and increased as needed.

RTA has a long-standing policy that Rapid service continues for at least 90 minutes after an event ends.

If the game goes into extra innings and ends at 2 a.m., there will be service from Tower City until at least 2:45 p.m., or as long as needed to clear the platforms.

Supervisors at Tower City will monitor the customer flow, and increase service levels as needed.

Copyright 2013 WOIO. All rights reserved.

special

CONNECT WITH US

Updated:

Connect with Cleveland 19! More>>

  • Local newsMore>>

  • SAACA gears up for busy holiday season

    SAACA gears up for busy holiday season

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 2:01 PM EST2017-11-21 19:01:33 GMT

    The holiday season is a busy time for the group at the forefront of the arts in our community. On Fox 11 Daybreak, The Southern Arizona Arts and Cultural Alliance breaks down its upcoming events. 

    The holiday season is a busy time for the group at the forefront of the arts in our community. On Fox 11 Daybreak, The Southern Arizona Arts and Cultural Alliance breaks down its upcoming events. 

  • What's For Lunch: Braised Pork Belly with Agave Cranberry Gastric

    What's For Lunch: Braised Pork Belly with Agave Cranberry Gastric

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 1:13 PM EST2017-11-21 18:13:18 GMT

    Chef Ben Caballero from Hub joined us on Monday, Nov. 20, to introduce their fall/winter menu, which launches on Saturday, Nov. 25. 

    Chef Ben Caballero from Hub joined us on Monday, Nov. 20, to introduce their fall/winter menu, which launches on Saturday, Nov. 25. 

  • Mexican shoppers boost Tucson economy as holiday season begins

    Mexican shoppers boost Tucson economy as holiday season begins

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 10:57 AM EST2017-11-21 15:57:45 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    A good sign that holiday shopping has begun is the sight of more Mexican license plates at local shopping centers across the Tucson metro. Shoppers are crossing the border and gearing up for the upcoming holiday season. According to VisitTucson about 100,000 people from Mexico in the month of December. The families choose the Old Pueblo for a variety of reason, like better selection and cheap prices on items like electronics. As they fill up th...

    A good sign that holiday shopping has begun is the sight of more Mexican license plates at local shopping centers across the Tucson metro. Shoppers are crossing the border and gearing up for the upcoming holiday season. According to VisitTucson about 100,000 people from Mexico in the month of December. The

Powered by Frankly