RTC launches mobility training lab to support vulnerable populations

The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC), in partnership with Opportunity Village (OV), has announced the launch of the agency’s Mobility Training Center on the GO.

This specially retrofitted RTC bus serves as a mobility training lab to help vulnerable populations and those with disabilities navigate the RTC transit system confidently. Artwork created by commissioned artists from the Boyd Gaming Fine & Performing Arts Program at Opportunity Village was unveiled during the event…

The Mobility Training Center on the GO is equipped to teach vulnerable populations how to use RTC transit services with ease and covers such skills as using the fare box, ticket validator and mobile ticketing system; how to safely enter and exit the bus; how to properly secure mobility devices; how to use the transit guide to plan routes, and more.

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