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RTS Downtown Station Will Accept Credit Card Payments

As Gainesville partners with Clover, RTS costumers  can pay with cash, credit cards, checks or money orders.

Gainesville’s Regional Transit System (RTS) announced on Thursday that it will accept credit card payments from customers purchasing monthly and semester bus passes at the Rosa Parks Downtown Station at 700 SE 3rd St. “This is really going to help streamline the process and make it more convenient,” said RTS Marketing …

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Gainesville Buses Have More Routes, Fewer Riders

(Danielle Veenstra/ WUFT News)

Some buses in Gainesville have more empty seats now than they had a year ago. The Regional Transit System’s passengers have flocked away from using the buses in the hundreds of thousands. Although ridership has decreased by 6 percent between 2014 and 2015, routes and buses haven’t disappeared. According to …

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High Springs Library Wraps Up $1.5M Renovation

Shaney Livingston, the High Springs Library Director, holds a check at the ribbon cutting ceremony of the branch's newly renovated library Saturday. The check, from Alachua County Library District Foundation, helped fund a portion of the city's renovated library.

After nearly six months of renovations, the branch added 3,200 square feet to their 5,000 square-foot location, doubled the amount of parking spots and created a larger meeting room and two more study rooms. Renovations for the Tower Road location are expected to start in January.

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