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Week in review

...from 35 to 50 cents was approved. Saturday bus service was left intact against the recommendation of Augusta Public Transit Director Heyward Johnson. HEALTH: University Hospital came through a tough financial year about $8 million below what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2009-01-25/week-review
Metro | Augusta Public Transit | Augusta-Richmond County Commission | Savannah River Site | Augusta Economy
Area bus riders want earlier, more routes

...for itself, but I don't know how we could continue to operate at a deficit and raise services."Russell and Public Transit Director Heyward Johnson pledged to meet with the group regularly to see what could be addressed from the list of 48 grievances...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2010-12-02/area-bus-riders-want-ear
Government | Metro
Bus concerns addressed

...Augusta Public Transit has tried to address complaints of buses running late with better route scheduling.Now Public Transit Director Heyward Johnson said he wants riders to call Supervisor David Jones at (706) 821-1719 if a bus arrives more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-02-21/bus-concerns-addressed
Metro
Leaders modify transit changes

Augusta Public Transit Director Heyward Johnson's prediction came true. After dozens of irate bus riders blasted his plan to cut Saturday service at a public...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/13/met_507429.shtml
Metro | Augusta Public Transit | Deke Copenhaver | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Saturday route cut explained

Augusta Public Transit Director Heyward Johnson's plan for making up a $1.5 million budget...augustachronicle.com. JOHNSON'S BREAKDOWN The Augusta Public Transit director says ending Saturday service is the heart of his plan to make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/21/met_504863.shtml
Metro | Augusta Public Transit | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Buses save spaces for ads

...beginning of June, city buses have been sporting yellow "advertising space available" signs, said Augusta Public Transit Director Heyward Johnson. The effort began in October when the Augusta Commission approved the contract between the transit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/15/met_462263.shtml
Metro | Augusta Public Transit | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Fuel costs have more riding bus

...said. "They say they really don't have a choice with the way gas prices have gone up," he said. Augusta Public Transit Director Heyward Johnson said higher gas prices play a role in the 2 percent increase in ridership for all the routes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/03/met_197493.shtml
Metro | Augusta Public Transit
Transit expansion 'unlikely'

...the route looks highly unlikely, said Augusta Public Transit Director Heyward Johnson. "There's proposals out there...Columbia counties unlikely, according to Augusta Public Transit Director Heyward Johnson.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/18/met_92927.shtml
Metro | Augusta Public Transit
Making a lunchtime connection

...restaurants are prepared to handle an influx of hungry people, Ms. Woodard said. She is in preliminary talks with Public Transit Director Heyward Johnson to determine the cost of operating the shuttle. Until a route and hours of operation are established...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/15/bus_85393.shtml
Business | Augusta Public Transit
High crash numbers cost city

...county would have that many accidents," he said. "It only takes one accident to put us over the top."Augusta Public Transit Director Heyward Johnson said his goal is to have no accidents, but that some circumstances are out of his drivers' control...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2010-06-28/high-crash-numbers-cost-
Government | Metro | Government