[Nfbmo] Last Minute Items Before State Convention

Bryan Schulz b.schulz at sbcglobal.net
Mon Mar 22 04:36:26 UTC 2010

there's always different stories;
i was told the hotel shuttle will take people the short jaunt to battle 
creek mall for free as i may go that route for lunch plans.

Bryan Schulz

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Horchem Gary" <ghorchem at gary-springfield-mo.net>
To: <nfbmo at nfbnet.org>
Sent: Sunday, March 21, 2010 11:02 PM
Subject: [Nfbmo] Last Minute Items Before State Convention

> Good evening folks as convention nears i'm posting info on ground 
> transportation and last minute hotel items for the state convention let's 
> start with ground transportation
> Taxi service is provided by Springfield Yellow Cab the phone number is 
> 417-862-5511 some of their cabs are equip to take credit cards but you 
> must call and request one their rates are $2.50 pick up fee and $2.50 a 
> mile this is per person the cheaper option is the city bus
> The Bus run by City Utilities of Springfield runs 15 day routes and 4 
> night/Sunday routes the day routes run from 6:05 AM to 6:35 PM some run 
> hourly some run every 30 minutes line 5 S. Glenstone (the bus that runs in 
> front of the hotel) runs every 20 Minutes between 2:05 PM and 5:05 PM 
> night service runs hourly 6:10 PM and the last run is at 10:10 PM on 
> Saturday all the day routes run once an hour some depart the downtown 
> transfer station at :05 after the hour some depart at :35 after the hour 
> the bus fares are below
> Adult single ride $1.25
> All day pass $3.75
> Children (5 to 18) single ride $1.00
> All day pass $3.00
> Elderly and disabled single ride $0.60
> All day pass $1.80
> Transfer for all passengers are $0.10
> for more information on using the city bus or to get info in using Access 
> Express (para transit) you may call 417-831-8782 between the hours of 7:00 
> AM to 7:00 PM Monday tru Friday words of wisdom Don't smoke in a bus 
> shelter this is against city ordnance also if you are paying reduced fare 
> you must have a Medicare card or an reduced fare i.d from you home town 
> transit system no other forms of id will be accepted if you qualify to use 
> para transit you still must pay to ride the fixed route bus.
> The hotel shuttle now requires one days notice and can only be used for 
> transportation to and from the airport and greyhound
> The earliest check in time at the hotel is 3:00pm
> Please remember if you haven't bought your Banquet, luncheon or your 
> prayer breakfast ticket and you wish to attend these meals please buy them 
> Have a good evening.
> Gary Horchem
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