GREENSBORO - Greensboro Transit Authority is honoring those who serve or have served in the military with new discount fare that's 50 percent off the regular price. The new fares are good year-round on GTA and HEAT buses.

To buy and use the discount, veterans must get a free veterans ID card at the J. Douglas Galyon Depot ID Office at 236-C E. Washington St. To do this, veterans must provide proof of veteran/active military status by showing any of the following identification cards:

  • Active Military Identification Card (DD-214)
  • US Department of Defense and Veterans Affairs Identification Card
  • County issued Veteran Identification Card
  • NC or other state driver’s license with official veteran endorsement.

The GTA ID office is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesdays and from 1 to 4 p.m. on Thursday and Fridays. For more information, call GTA Customer Service at 336-335-6499.