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Changes for COMET on the GO! Effective January 1, 2021

posted by Pamela Bynoe-Reed
January 5, 2021

Effective January 1, 2021, The COMET will pay up to $8.00 for ridesharing trips that start and end in The COMET fixed route service area on Lyft and Uber. This is an increase from the previous $5.00 payment. Time changes are also in effect as follows:

• COMET @ Night: Seven days a week between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. To get the up to $8.00 discount, you must apply the codes which are listed on the bus behind the driver’s seat. The code changes monthly.

• COMET To The Market: Seven days a week between 6 a.m. and 8 p.m., apply the promo code COMETMARKET20 (Lyft) or visit t.uber.com/cometmarket to get a voucher (Uber). Your trip must originate or end at the following fresh food markets: Aldi, BiLo, Blossom Shop, Costco, Food Lion, The Fresh Market, Gourmet Shoppe, Kroger, La Estrella Supermarket, Lidi, Lowe’s Fresh Food, Ole Timey Meat Market, Piggly Wiggly, Publix, Rare Variety Café, Rosewood Market & Deli, Sam’s Club, State Farmer’s Market, Supermercado El Mariachi, Target, Trader Joes, Walmart & Walmart Neighborhood Market and Whole Foods Market.

NOTE: COMET To The Market can only be used twice a week per passenger. Anything over $8.00 is the responsibility of the passenger. The code must be entered to receive the discount and you can only board or alight in the Food Desert areas.