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MetroRapid bus service officially open in Hillsborough

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HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FL (WFLA) -

U.S. Representative Kathy Castor along with county and city officials held a ribbon-cutting ceremony held at the Hidden River Corporate Park Monday to celebrate a new bus route of the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit system. 

The new service called MetroRapid North-South runs north on Nebraska Avenue from downtown Tampa, then east along Fletcher Avenue to the vicinity of Telecom Park, just west of I-75, at Hidden River Regional Park-n-Ride.

The service buses are equipped with the Transit Signal Priority system. It can hold the green light longer at the intersections if the bus is running late.

You can find MetroRapid's schedule here.

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