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Students expected to fuel Edmonton ridership boom

Posted on June 14, 2010

EDMONTON, Alberta — Ridership on Edmonton Transit System's light rail service received a boost when it opened the first leg of its south extension in 2009. With the popularity of U-Passes programs at Grant MacEwan University and the University of Alberta, ridership is expected to soar even higher once school resumes in the fall, according to the Edmonton Journal.

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