WRTA offers transportation to Jackson on Friday to honor fallen Wyoming Marine

h/t McCollum Family via NYT

(Fremont County, WY) – WRTA bus lines will dispatch four buses across Fremont County to pick up community members who would like to pay their respects during the homecoming procession for Lance Corporal McCollum in Jackson on Friday, September 10th.

The Town of Jackson is asking that everyone is lined up by 3:45 pm so buses will begin departing areas of Fremont County at noon. Transportation is free and available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Riders are encouraged to bring a jacket, lawn chairs, snacks and drinks.

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The WRTA is dispatching one bus to each of the following locations:

  • Dubois – departing at 1:30 at the Country/Jackalope Store at 1:30 p.m.
  • Lander – departing at noon at Lander City Hall (240 Lincoln Street) at Noon
  • Riverton – departing at Riverton City Hall (816 North Federal Boulevard) at Noon
  • Ft. Washakie – Wind River Reservation Veteran’s Memorial at Noon

Additional notes from WRTA:

  • The buses will return after the public pays its respects to our fallen Wyoming hero.
  • Buses will drop riders off prior to the event and pick them up at the same spot afterward.

A map provided by the Town of Jackson is shared below.

h/t Town of Jackson via WRTA

For more information contact WRTA at (307) 856-7118.

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