Bent County is exploring options to expand public transit in Bent, Otero and Prowers counties. The goal is to link transit services from Lamar through Las Animas and La Junta. Please share your thoughts and ideas at either of these meetings and through the community survey.

The first meeting is 12 to 2 p.m. Feb. 16 at the La Junta Senior Center, 102 East Second Street. The second is 12 to 2 p.m. Feb. 17 at the Lamar Senior Center, 407 East Olive Street. The community survey may be accessed on the internet at

For more information, contact Megan McPhilimy: (719) 633-2868,