A New way to travel to South Florida is about to touch down here in Gainesville. A major airline is bringing their services to the city, and it may allow you to spend less time driving and more time working on your tan on South Beach. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Jason Hackett has the story.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/airport.mp3]
RTS already has a million-dollar federal grant to pay for majority of the bus's cost. City Commissioner Helen Warren said that the remaining cost of around $32,000 has been budgeted by the commission. Warren believes this is a small price to pay for the large steps being taken.