Lunar New Year and Black History Month commemorative TAP Cards now available at Metro Customer Centers

Join Metro in celebrating the rich culture and legacy of Black History and the Year of the Tiger with commemorative TAP cards. Both cards are now available for purchase now at all Metro Customer Centers. Each TAP card costs $2 plus the cost of fare and are available while supplies last.

Metro joins with other agencies in paying tribute to the generations of African Americans who struggled with adversity to achieve full citizenship in American society. To learn more about Black History Month, please visit the federal government’s website with online exhibits, photographs and links to upcoming virtual discussions.

The Lunar New Year is Feb. 1 and is widely celebrated in Asian countries and many other communities around the world. Here is a good article from NBC News on what Year of the Tiger could mean. The L.A. Times also has a series of articles on the Lunar New Year.