GemRide provides shuttle service during 2009 Gem Show
A free local shuttle service, GemRideTM, will be provided during the 2009 Gem Shows sites around Downtown and to most show locations located off the I-10 frontage roads.
GemRide, sponsored by ParkWise and the City of Tucson, will operate January 31-February 15, 2009. Shuttle information and maps are available at the Tucson International Airport, the Visitor Center in La Placita Village at 100 S. Church Avenue and at all shuttle stops by January 30, 2009.
Additional GemRideTM information: call (866) PARK GEM - (866) 727-5436 - between 8 am - 8 pm (MST) from January 31-February 15, 2009. Wheelchair-accessible vehicles are available with 24-hour notice, call (866) 727-5436. More on the Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Shows.
Free Downtown Shuttle Stops & Parking Locations. GemRideTM Shuttles originate from designated Parking HUBS:
Parking lots are open from 8 am - 8 pm daily (MST). Shuttle maps and exact stop locations will be available in early January 2009.
UA Shuttle Route to Downtown
The University of Arizona Shuttle links the UA, 4th Ave and Downtown.
The T.I.C.E.T shuttle provides free shuttle services to 4th Avenue and the University of Arizona Main Gate on the Red Line Route. There are 24 stops to "structured" parking spots, retail businesses, restaurants, downtown and area hotels, clubs, thereaters, galleries and museums, as well as the UA Main Gate.
Parkwise, T.I.C.E.T and the City of Tucson
ParkWise is the City of Tucson Department of Transportation's parking and parking enforcement office. The Downtown Loop is a service of the City of Tucson Department of Transportation and managed by Professional Transit Management. Funding in part is provided by the Federal Transit Administration.
City of Tucson Dept. of Transportation: (520) 792-9222
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