VIA Celebrates Transit Driver Appreciation DayVIA Metropolitan Transit will join public transportation providers nationwide to celebrate Transit Driver Appreciation Day and will recognize the agency’s bus and van operators with public displays of gratitude on Friday, March 15, 2019.

Each day, VIA bus and van operators keep to their schedules, check fares, give directions, announce stops, remember requests, and more, all while maneuvering large vehicles through unpredictable traffic and weather conditions. On Friday, March 15, VIA will recognize the agency’s bus and van operators with public displays of appreciation.

How can you participate? Join in and Say Thanks! Let your bus or van operator know you appreciate their service and say “thank you” while traveling with us Friday.

Share. Let us know when your bus or van operator does a good job. Share a Facebook or Twitter post using #TDAD and #RideVIA. Or call our Customer Service line at (210) 362-2020 to offer a commendation.

Pass it on. Encourage your friends and family to ride VIA on Friday and give their operator a thumbs up for good service.

About Transit Driver Appreciation Day Transit Driver Appreciation Day began in 2009 as an opportunity to show gratitude for public transportation operators. For hours on end, drivers keep to their schedules, check fares, give directions, announce stops, remember requests, and more, all while maneuvering large vehicles through unpredictable traffic and weather conditions.

VIA Celebrates Transit Driver Appreciation Day