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JETS Ridership Numbers Go Up

JONESBORO - On Wednesday August 22, the Jonesboro Economical Transportation System (JETS) had its first official day of 300 riders. This is a major milestone for the transit system. Hopefully, this mark will become a norm for the system.

During the growth of the system, we have been tracking the number of riders per day to project the future needs or our citizens who use the transit system. At 300 riders per day, the system can begin to project that within an average 24 day operating month, we will transport 7200 citizens. This eventually translates into 86000 riders in a 12 month period.

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