A demonstration run followed. Friday will include a full agenda of events and celebrations to mark the official “Opening Day,” with festivities that will stretch through the weekend.
HRT and Norfolk have conducted a safety campaign highlighting The Tide’s debut in recent weeks.
Revenue operations will commence Monday, August 22. Nine Siemens S70 cars will provide service every 7.5 minutes at peak hours, every 15 minutes off-peak, and every half-hour during late evenings and on weekends.