The Calvert County Department of Community Resources Public Transportation Division has created Southern Maryland’s first tri-county public transit connection uniting Calvert, St. Mary’s, and Charles County. It includes a route from Calvert County to the Charlotte Hall Veterans Home in St. Mary’s County.
The bus will run Monday through Friday beginning on Feb. 5.
Riders from all three counties may take the new connection for FREE from Feb. 5-9.
Calvert County Press Release Reports:
We are thrilled to launch this bus connection in Calvert County. Our veterans deserve convenient and accessible medical care and resources. We have been working on this opportunity for the region for a couple of years and I am grateful to our transportation staff for making it happen.
– Evan Slaughenhoupt, Jr., Calvert County Commission President and MACo Board Member
Calvert is the home to approximately 9,000 veterans, who now have free transportation to Charlotte Hall Veterans Home.
The Maryland Transit Authority was a funder and co-developer of the project.
For information on schedules and fees for VanGO, Charles County Government’s public transit system, visit www.charlescountymd.gov/pgm/vango/vango or call 1-800-735-2258.
For information on schedules and fees for St. Mary’s County Government’s Transit System, visit www.stmarysmd.com/dpw/STSfares.asp or call 301-475-4200 ext. *1120 or *1121.