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Tue, Jun 24, 2014

Valley Metro Kicks Off “Shop On (Win On) Main Street” Contest

July 4th is a time to reflect on the greatness of our nation and to remind ourselves that the American Dream is alive and well. Just look at Main Street in Central Mesa. From long-standing restaurants to modern shops, art galleries and upscale entertainment, dozens of local entrepreneurs show us that hard work and dedication really do pay off.

To celebrate these businesses, and to encourage local shopping along the future light rail line on Main Street, Valley Metro is launching the “Shop On (Win On) Main Street” contest. Local shoppers can win one of several themed gift packages by visiting METRO Max businesses in the construction area.

  CONTEST INFO (two ways to win)

1.) Business Raffle
a. Visit facebook.com/valleymetro for raffle locations
b. Stop by a participating METRO Max business and complete raffle entry form

2.) Facebook & Twitter
a. Take a selfie at any METRO Max business
b. Post with business name & #ShopOnWinOn to:
      @valleymetro
      Facebook.com/valleymetro

The contest will kick off July 4th at the Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom event in downtown Mesa. Valley Metro will be handing out goodies, contest information and giving away prizes between 6–10:30 p.m. at its booth near the Mesa Convention Center. 

For raffle drawing dates, locations and complete contest rules, visit valleymetro.org/metromax.

METRO Max Rewards is a discount program that lets shoppers enjoy exclusive savings from one-of-a-kind places along future light rail extensions. Sign up for a METRO Max card at valleymetro.org/metromax.

About Valley Metro: Valley Metro provides eco-friendly public transit options to residents of greater Phoenix and Maricopa County including the planning and operations of a regional bus system and the development and operations of light rail. In Fiscal Year 2013, total ridership for the system was 73.4 million passengers, which set a new record for bus and light rail boardings. The first 20 miles of light rail opened December 2008. Seven light rail extensions are planned or are under construction that will create a 60-mile system by 2034. Valley Metro also offers transit options including alternative transportation programs for seniors and people with disabilities, commuter vanpools, online carpool matching, bus trip mapping, bicycle safety and telework assistance. Two Boards of Directors set the policy direction for the agency with the intent of advancing the regional public transit system. Get the latest news by following us on Facebook and Twitter or visiting valleymetro.org.

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