State Rep. Tina Pickett and Endless Mountains Transportation Authority (EMTA) General Manager Karen Melasecca are promoting the use of the public service for those needing transportation to the upcoming annual Senior Expo sponsored by Picket from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, June 18, at the Lynch-Bustin Elementary School on Pennsylvania Avenue in Athens.

Seniors - 65 years of age or older - already registered with EMTA can use Senior Shared Rides for a small co-pay or ride the public Blue Bus for free. If you live in Bradford, Sullivan or Tioga counties and are not registered, please call today for an application - or download an application from EMTA's Web site:

For more information regarding public fixed routes, bus times or shared-ride programs, contact EMTA at 1-800-242-3484. Anyone can ride the Blue Bus - no reservations needed.

This press release was submitted by EMTA.