Seattle City Council Votes for Free ORCA Cards for High School Students

On Monday, June 25th, the City Council of Seattle voted to pass Mayor Jenny Durkan’s legislation to provide free ORCA cards to Seattle high school students as part of her ORCA Opportunity Program. Beginning this year, ORCA cards will be given to all Seattle Public high school students, providing unlimited access to free public transportation. For more information on the ORCA Opportunity Program and for the Mayor’s remarks following passage of her legislation, follow this link.