The Sun Link streetcar expects to board its 5 millionth passenger tomorrow, Oct. 31. In celebration of this milestone, Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild will greet the 5 millionth rider on board and present him or her with prizes and gift certificates from businesses along the route.
Additionally, at approximately 4 p.m., a live performance by Miss Olivia & the Interlopers will take place on board that streetcar. The concert will begin at Main Gate Square (University Boulevard/Tyndall Avenue) and travel westbound.
Since opening in July 2014, the Sun Link streetcar has traveled more than 1,035,079 miles with an average weekday ridership of 2,961. For additional Sun Link information, call the Customer Service Center at (520) 792-9222 or TDD (520) 628-1565. Watch the recent Arizona Public Media story about the streetcar.