Stories tagged: public transit
SUNDAY, DEC. 18, 2016
Staci Lehman: New direction for transportation planning
Projects that propose adding new lanes will have to justify why it is needed. Project sponsors will have to document that they considered the needs of all transportation users when …
TUESDAY, APRIL 5, 2016
Opinions from past add new perspective
Past editorials weighed in on primary voting, lazy students, rock ‘n’ roll, public transit and seat belts.
MONDAY, MARCH 10, 2014, 7:37 A.M.
Public transit systems see big ridership gains
Americans are boarding public buses, trains and subways in greater numbers than any time since the suburbs began booming, according to new ridership numbers. Public transit passengers took nearly 10.7 …
THURSDAY, OCT. 18, 2012, 10:05 A.M.
Diaper odor gets mom, baby kicked off Seattle bus
SEATTLE — A woman is complaining to Metro Transit that a driver kicked her off a bus in Seattle because of her baby’s stinky diaper.
MONDAY, FEB. 13, 2012
Federal review finds deficiencies in transportation plan
The organization responsible for planning transportation spending in Spokane is getting its knuckles rapped in a newly released federal review. The Spokane Regional Transportation Council failed to include public transit …
FRIDAY, DEC. 31, 2010
Officials seeking paratransit provider
Public transportation officials in North Idaho are working with the Kootenai County Board of Commissioners to revive a recently discontinued bus service primarily used by seniors and people with disabilities. …
THURSDAY, DEC. 30, 2010, 6:51 P.M.
Seniors, disabled lose bus service in North Idaho
Public transportation officials in North Idaho are working with the Kootenai County Board of Commissioners to revive a recently discontinued bus service primarily used by seniors and people with disabilities.