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GRTC honors Rosa Parks

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - GRTC has found a unique was to pay tribute to the courageous woman at the center of a Civil Rights turning point.

The first seat on each GRTC bus will be vacant, reserved in honor of Rosa Parks.

In 1955, Mrs. Parks fought for equality and opportunity when she refused to give up her seat on a bus to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama.

The tribute is taking place all day February 22.

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