POSTED: Monday, February 18, 2013 - 11:52am
UPDATED: Monday, February 18, 2013 - 11:59am
EL PASO — Sun Metro has begun the installation of 71 new bus shelters throughout the City of El Paso. It's all part of an ongoing effort to enhance passenger amenities.
Beginning this month passengers will see the additional of 71 new bus shelters over the next several months. Currently about 20 of these new shelters have been built and more becoming available each day. In addition to the placement of the shelter Sun Metro is working on shelter amenities and sidewalk enhancements to improve accessibility around the shelters.
Sun Metro expects the addition of these shelters will help further improve our passengers' transit experiences. Recently Sun Metro completed the addition or replacement of about 175 shelters.
Passengers at each of the impacted stops are asked to please be patient during this transition period. Sun Metro currently maintains more than 300 shelters throughout the City of El Paso.
For more information about Sun Metro, visit www.sunmetro.net  or call (915)533-3333.