FAX Begins New Silver Sundays Program

FRESNO, CA (July 2 , 2004) Fresno Area Express (FAX) will introduce its new Silver Sundays Program beginning on Sunday, July 11, 2004 . This program has been created to provide all area seniors who are 62 years of age or older with unlimited Sunday access on FAX fixed route buses. The program will be in effect every Sunday and eligible riders need only present proof of age by showing identification including, but not limited to a Driver’s License, Medicare Card, FAX Senior ID Card, etc.

Mayor Alan Autry and Director of Transportation, Bruce Rudd, are pleased that the Silver Sundays Program will enhance the opportunity for Seniors to continue their valued participation in our community.

FAX invites all eligible passengers to take advantage of this program to go "Wherever Life Takes You" each and every Sunday.

Daniel G. Hobbs, City Manager
Contact: Matt Otstot, Public Affairs Officer: (559) 621-7777