MATA offers discounted rates on Code Orange ozone days

MATA offers discounted rates on Code Orange ozone days

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Memphis Area Transit Authority (MATA) offers discounted fees for citizens using buses and trolleys during Code Orange days.

For ozone days, MATA will offer 25-cent fares on bus, MATAplus, and trolley rides.

People 65 years old and older and people with disabilities with a valid MATA photo identification card may ride free all day on buses and trolleys.

A Code Orange Alert means the amount of ground-level ozone in our air has reached unhealthy levels.

Any active children or adults, and people with respiratory disease such as asthma, should avoid prolonged outdoor exertion; everyone else should limit prolonged outdoor exertion.

Be on the lookout for your First Alert Weather Team for more updates on ozone warnings.

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All route maps and schedules for MATA are available by clicking here or call 901-274-6282 .

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