Public transit groups to receive emergency funds to help offset major drop in ridership

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ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) – Several local public transit groups are getting some financial help from the state.

A total of $11 million will go to transit agencies around the state.

Locally, Blacksburg Transit can expect around $300,000, Roanoke Transit will see around $284,000 and Danville gets around $57,000.

State Transportation officials say these funds will become available in early-April.

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