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RTD Jicarilla Route Up And Running

on October 4, 2017 - 8:57am
Here Nation leaders including Vice President Edward Velarde (third from right), Councilman Adrian Notsinneh, tribal members Jennifer Muskrat, and Leon Reval are joined by RTD Chair and Mayor of Taos, Dan Barrone; RTD Board member and City of Española Councilor, Dennis Tim Salazar; Rio Arriba County Manager, Tomás Compos; RTD staff; and representatives of Sen. Martin Henrich, Sen. Tom Udall and Rep. Ben Ray Lujan to launch the maiden voyage. Courtesy photo
RTD News:
The RTD 170 Jicarilla route providing fare-free bus transit service between Dulce, Chama and Farmington, in a partnership arrangement with the Jicarilla Apache Nation, began service Monday, Oct. 2.
The route provides service Monday, Wednesday and Friday between Chama and Dulce, and Tuesday and Thursday between Chama, Dulce, Bloomfield and Farmington, NM.
Friday, Sept. 29, RTD officials joined Jicarilla Apache Nation leaders in Dulce for an Apache prayer and ribbon cutting to launch the public transit bus route that will stretch 112 miles from Chama to Farmington, NM.