A Day On the Bus

July 2021

By Cole Goodwin & Tom Peterson, Community Connection News

Spend a day on a public bus in the gorge and you’re bound to meet all kinds of people. 

The Gorge TransLink motto is “Everybody rides”, after all. 

On any given day you can find a diverse sampling of our Gorge Community on public transit. People from all walks of life use Gorge TransLink to get to and from work, school, the laundromat, shopping trips, social calls, and doctors appointments. 

Spending even a single hour on the bus can reveal a lot about the community, its needs, and how public transit acts as a great equalizer for creating access to numerous services both locally and regionally.

During the heat of the summer CCC News spent an hour on the LINK Bus to get the lay of the land….