SAN ANTONIO (June 12, 2018) – VIA Metropolitan Transit kicks off a series of public Open Houses today to discuss VIA’s Rapid Transit Network Draft Proposal. The meetings are the next phase in VIA’s Vision 2040 Long Range Plan, and the public has the opportunity to share comments that will help determine how the Rapid Transit network will look in the future.

The first of eight Open Houses throughout the month of June is from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. today at Temple Beth-El, 211 Belknap Place, 78212.  Get more information about VIA’s Rapid Transit Corridors, see a full list of all meetings, and complete the Rapid Transit Corridor survey at

Comments may be submitted at the public workshop, online or in writing through July 16, 2018. Written comments may be mailed to Attention: Government & Community Relations – RTC Studies, c/o VIA Metropolitan Transit, P.O. Box 12489, San Antonio, Texas 78212, or by email at [email protected]

The meeting facility is wheelchair accessible. Persons with hearing impairments may request an interpreter 48 hours prior to the meeting by calling TDD (210) 362-2019 or by calling VIA Government & Community Relations at (210) 362-2389.  For more information, please visit