Voting is one of the few ways we can still make out voices heard. For many though, getting to a polling place can be difficult. Taking time off work, standing in long lines, sometimes just finding a ride to the station can be hard. That's where Rockford Mass Transit District comes in.

On Tuesday, March 17th, RMTD is offering free rides between 6 a.m. and 8 p.m. for rides to or from the polling station. Simply inform the driver that you are either coming or going to a polling station and your ride is covered. For those that need to schedule a ride, it needs to be done by 5 p.m. Monday March 16th. The free rides are ONLY on March 17th and ONLY to and from polling stations.

To find your polling station or to get more info on free rides, click HERE.