RIPTA announces service changes for Columbus Day

This is a file image of a RIPTA bus. (WLNE)

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority announced services changes for Columbus Day.

In a release, RIPTA spokesperson Cristy Raposo Perry said that buses will be running on a holiday schedule Monday, Oct. 10.

All RIPTA offices, except for the Newport Transportation Center, will also be closed in celebration of the holiday.

Additionally, Flex Services will not be available, except for Route 203.

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