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Car-free feeling : Suffolk's Bellone unveils ways to leave autos home

Sep 22, 2018 - Newsday (New York)

Suffolk County bus riders will now be able to purchase tickets and check bus arrival times using a new smartphone app, County Executive Steve Bellone announced Friday.

Bellone unveiled the free app during a news conference in Lindenhurst Village on the county's sixth annual Car Free Day, an international event that encourages residents to leave their cars at home for the day. Suffolk FastFare is a mobile payment app that allows users to buy Suffolk County Transit tickets, including bundle...