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Stephen Pitcairn

Charles Village Circulator extension celebrated

Charles Village Circulator extension celebrated

Amelia Rambissoon is one of thousands of riders expected to use the Charm City Circulator's extended Purple Route to Charles Village to work, school and the neighborhood's cultural attractions.

Rambissoon said Tuesday she will use the free bus service to commute the mile to work from her home in the city's Station North neighborhood to her job at the Historic Charles Street Association, and to visit friends who live near 33rd Street.

"You don't want to get an Uber, and it's kind of annoying to walk," she said, adding that she ditched her car when the Circulator was launched about five years ago.

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake greeted riders Tuesday at the...