EZ-Rider is offering Midland and Odessa citizens a Free-Fare Weekend.

On August 9 and 10, riders on the fixed route and Connect services will not have to pay a fee.

EZ-Rider offers six routes in Midland and six routes in Odessa, as well as the Connect route between cities.

Fares normally run $1.25 per ride or $3.00 for an all-day pass. The bus systems run from 6:15 am to 6:10 pm Monday-Friday and 8:15 am to 4:10 pm on Saturdays.

Midland 4 will closed until further notice. "EZ-Rider would like to... thank our riders for your patience while we work through our driver and bus shortages. Please be assured that we are working hard to provide the best service possible with the resources we have available.