Trolley News

Sun Trolley to Launch Guided Tours of Fort Lauderdale in October 2017

October 3, 2017

The Sun Trolley is now offering guided tours on the third Saturday of each month beginning Saturday, October 21, 2017. Whether you are a long-time Broward County resident or are visiting South Florida for the first time, this two-hour guided tour is your ultimate backstage pass to the “Venice of the Americas.” Tour participants will […]

Meet Our Team: Will Portalatin

September 27, 2017

Meet Will Portalatin, the Sun Trolley’s IT Specialist since October 2013. Will is responsible for the Sun Trolley’s GPS systems to make sure they stay up and running, which ties into the Sun Trolley Tracker app. Will grew up in Fort Lauderdale and attended Broward County technology magnet schools, such as Dillard High School’s Emerging […]

Sun Trolley Labor Day Service Schedule

September 1, 2017

The Sun Trolley service schedule for Labor Day, Monday, September 4, 2017, will be the following:   Airport Link: Regular day off / not in service Beach Link: Regular operations Downtown Link: Service suspended Galt Link: Service suspended Las Olas Link: Regular operations Neighborhood Link: Service suspended NW Community Link: Service suspended Riverwalk Water Trolley: […]

Las Olas Beach Park Project – Detours Affect Beach & Las Olas Links

August 28, 2017

Construction has begun on the Las Olas Beach Park Project. Road closures begin August 28, 2017, impacting traffic surrounding Las Olas Circle. Closures are expected to re-open October 2, 2017. The traffic plan and detours affect the Sun Trolley Beach and Las Olas Links. The trolleys will be taking designated detours and the routes will take […]

Events Affecting Sun Trolley Routes – Fall Events

August 25, 2017

Name of Event: Walk in My Shoes Date: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 Time: 4 – 6 p.m. Route that will be affected?  Downtown Link What streets does this event affect specifically?  Andrews to NE 3rd Ave on Sistrunk     Name of Event: Margarita Fest 2017 Date:  Saturday, September 16, 2017 Time: 5 – 8 p.m. Route that will be affected?  Las […]

Meet Our Team: Craig Garcia

August 24, 2017

Meet Craig Garcia, the Sun Trolley’s Operations Manager since April 2017. Craig is responsible for everything from training employees to assisting supervisors with daily operations such as problems on the road. He is originally from New Jersey and has lived in Coral Springs for the past 11 years. His favorite part of working for Sun Trolley is […]

Sun Trolley Offers Free Rides for Florida Residents This Summer!

August 2, 2017

Sunshine and beautiful beaches aren’t the only things that come free in Fort Lauderdale. The Sun Trolley is offering Florida residents free rides on the Las Olas Link until September 30, 2017, with presentation of a valid Florida ID.   “Summertime is fun, the kids are out of school and we want Florida residents to live […]

Meet Our Team: Rosemary Collette

July 21, 2017

Meet Rosemary Collette, a City of Fort Lauderdale call center employee for the last 20 years and a Fort Lauderdale native. She answers as many as 80 calls per day, and helps people with parking issues as well as where to connect on different Sun Trolley routes. She encourages everyone who visits Fort Lauderdale to […]

Sun Trolley Spotlight: Gray Harker

June 23, 2017

Meet Gray Harker, the captain of the Riverwalk Water Trolley! His favorite part about being a water boat captain is the variety of people he gets to meet from all over the world. He traveled as a delivery captain for 25 years, and now everyone gets to come to him!

Sun Trolley Extends Service for the City of Fort Lauderdale’s 4th of July Spectacular

June 23, 2017

The Sun Trolley is making your Independence Day weekend easier and stress-free by extending service hours on its Beach and Las Olas Links. Both routes are your direct connection to the City of Fort Lauderdale’s 2017 4th of July Spectacular.   On Tuesday, July 4, 2017, the Beach and Las Olas Links will operate on an […]