Fort Lauderdale, FL (May 15, 2018)The Sun Trolley, known for its quaint red and yellow trolleys that transport guests all around Fort Lauderdale, has been selected as Best Transportation Operator for the 2018 Synergy Summit for Cultural & Heritage Tourism Awards. On behalf of the Sun Trolley, Robyn Chiarelli, Executive Director of the Downtown Fort Lauderdale Transportation Management Association, will accept the award on behalf of the Sun Trolley at the 2018 Synergy Summit for Cultural & Heritage Tourism luncheon on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at the Renaissance Plantation Hotel (1230 S. Pine Island Road, Plantation, FL 33324).

“Being recognized as one of the year’s ‘Best Tourism Power Players’ is truly an honor and a privilege,” said Chiarelli. “Serving approximately 30,000 riders per month, the Sun Trolley stands alongside many other outstanding businesses in the community, and we are grateful to be considered the Best Transportation Operator in South Florida.”

The Synergy Summit for Cultural & Heritage Tourism Awards, presented by the Cultural Heritage Alliance for Tourism, celebrates top tourism professionals and companies setting high standards in their respective areas within South Florida’s tourism industry.

“Over the last 26 years, our red and yellow trolleys have become an icon in Fort Lauderdale,” said Chiarelli. “In addition to providing convenient transportation for locals and tourists on seven routes, the Sun Trolley also offers private charters for corporate events, conferences, and weddings.”


The Sun Trolley and Riverwalk Water Trolley systems offer transfer points and direct connections to Tri-Rail, Brightline, and Broward County Transit. To learn more about the Sun Trolley and the free Riverwalk Water Trolley, visit or call 954-TROLLEY to speak to a neighbor support representative 24/7 365 days per year. To track the trolleys in real-time, download the Sun Trolley Tracker App on your Apple or Android device. Like what Sun Trolley is doing? Show it here.