Augusta Meyers, Communications Mgr., (505) 239-8612, firstname.lastname@example.org
NM Rail Runner Express Celebrates the BIG 8!
WHERE: Free refreshments will be given out at two Rail Runner stations (while supplies last!)
The Los Ranchos/Journal Center Rail Runner Station and at the Los Lunas Rail Runner Station
WHEN: Thursday, July 17th, 4:00-6:30 pm at Los Ranchos/Journal Center Rail Runner Station
and at the Los Lunas Rail Runner Station
WHY: To commemorate the 8th year Anniversary of the New Mexico Rail Runner Express!
The New Mexico Rail Runner Express turns Eight-Years Old!
To commemorate our 8 year anniversary, here are 8 fun facts about the NM Rail Runner Express:
7,851,063: Total number of passengers as of June 1, 2014; we anticipate reaching 8
million riders this July
269,820: Total number of bicycle boardings (as of June 1, 2014)
38,815: Number of PNA boardings (passengers needing assistance as of June 1, 2014)
Over 305 Million: Number of passenger miles taken off area roadways
132: Total number of bicycle lockers at NMRX stations
64: Number of busses that connect to the train from as far north as Taos and as far
south as Socorro
1,433: Number of people who have taken the train for a field trip (since January 1, 2014)
60: Average number of lost & found items turned in each month; an average of 25 items are claimed each month - so don't forget to call us if you've left something behind!