Spokane mass transit officials are poised to ask voters for a sales tax increase to run a trolley bus line from Browne's Addition through the heart of downtown to the campuses of Gonzaga University and Spokane Community College.
The Port Authority of Allegheny County is adjusting schedules on 28 bus routes starting Sunday to help address overcrowding and slightly increase capacity, changes that some transit advocates say are insufficient.
The decision follows an evaluation period where TheRide staff, Local Advisory Council (LAC) Executive Board Members, and a consultant from RLS Associates evaluated responses to a Request for Proposals for paratransit service.
The new depot will house 120 buses serving the M1, M7, M35 and SBS M15 routes when the facility fully opens on January 4, 2015. It consists of three floors, a mezzanine and has the capacity for 150 buses.
A detour that has annoyed passengers and been a major stumbling block in the operations of Minnesota's first bus rapid transit route -- making it less than rapid -- received $9.7 million for a fix Wednesday.
A plan to build sidewalks in neighborhoods throughout Edina is erupting into a high-stakes fight about the city's future -- and what kind of identity a suburb should have in the 21st century if it wants to thrive.
Metropolitan Council Chairwoman Susan Haigh announced her resignation Wednesday, saying it has proved too time-consuming to juggle the demands of her work for the regional planning agency with her day job running Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity.
The scope of work consists of the installation of all electrical, communications, life safety, fire alarm, security, and integrated network systems. The project owner is the Transbay Joint Powers Authority.