Round Rock to provide free bus rides to Election Day polling sites

The city of Round Rock will provide free rides on all city bus routes Nov. 3 in partnership with the Capital Metropolitan Transit Authority's "Ride to Vote" initiative. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
The city of Round Rock will provide free rides on all city bus routes Nov. 3 in partnership with the Capital Metropolitan Transit Authority's "Ride to Vote" initiative. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

The city of Round Rock will provide free rides on all city bus routes Nov. 3 in partnership with the Capital Metropolitan Transit Authority's "Ride to Vote" initiative. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

As Round Rock residents head out to vote this Election Day, the road to the polls will be a free bus ride away.

The city of Round Rock will provide free rides on all city bus routes Nov. 3 in partnership with the Capital Metropolitan Transit Authority's "Ride to Vote" initiative. The city's star shuttle paratransit buses will also be available as part of the initiative, per a city news release, and residents will be asked to abide by all typical reservation procedures. Masks will be required on all Capital Metro buses.


A list of Capital Metro's bus routes in relation to polling sites is available online, via Capital Metro's Trip Planner online feature and on its app, per the release. Outlined polling locations include both Travis and Williamson counties, according to the release.
By Kelsey Thompson
Kelsey Thompson is the reporter for Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto, where her work focuses on education, city government and community development. Originally from Upstate New York, Kelsey relocated to Austin after graduating from Syracuse University in May 2019.


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