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Transit labor clash resolved after deaths

...analysts and people who monitor trains from a command center, is still negotiating with BART.Strikes at major public transit systems are rare, in part because some states have laws prohibiting them. Those laws aren't always effective, however...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-10-22/transit-labor-clash-resolved-after-
Advocacy groups for people with disabilities eye transportation projects

...looking at how projects in Tuesday's transportation tax referendum could improve the mobility and accessibility of public transit systems.The Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities and the Statewide Independent Living Council of Georgia said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-07-26/advocacy-group
Rants & Raves

...going to do is crazy. Can you say deniability?Every cost-saving measure that was been put in place at the Public Transit system was removed by the commissioners. The riders want more service but they don't want to pay for it. So I guess...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-11-19/rants-raves
Metro | Rants and raves
More police to patrol Atlanta MARTA

ATLANTA - Metro Atlanta's public transit system is teaming up with police to increase security around a station downtown. Starting today, two additional police officers will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-12-08/more-police-patrol-atlanta-m
Latest News | Crime & courts
City solicits bids to run buses

...service cuts, fare increases, layoffs or sales tax increases.Augusta last year spent $5 million to fund its public transit system.Bowles said it's not his goal to get a transit system that turns a profit and Hairston said communities typically...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-01-17/city-solicits-bids-run-buses
Metro | Augusta Public Transit | Transportation
Rants & Raves

...the unqualified didn't pay what they owed, the politicians punished the lenders. What a scam! THE AUGUSTA PUBLIC TRANSIT System service has not changed a bit since the new company took over the operations. Administrator Fred Russell, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-12-27/rants-amp-raves
Augusta transit company denies wrongdoing

An official with the company that is managing Augusta's public transit system disputed allegations Monday that the firm isn't properly paying employees and a local vendor.The allegations, raised by Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-02-13/privately-run-augusta-tr
Denice Traina campaigns for Augusta commission on transit issue

Augusta's troubled public transit system was the backdrop Monday for Denice Traina to declare her candidacy for the District 1 City Commission post."Jobs and the means...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2012-04
TEE panel told about negatives of gridlock

...enacted last year to pay for TEE center operations, Laney-Walker/Bethlehem projects and subsidizing the public transit system. Under a deal worked out in 2007, when Commissioner Betty Beard gave Commissioner Don Grantham the sixth vote...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2009-10-29/tee-panel-told-about-negative
Metro | Deke Copenhaver | TEE Center | Augusta-Richmond County Commission | Richmond County Crime
Downtown group picks trolley path

...Dent Boulevard. City transit planner Uriah Lewis said he would be able to use the streetcar system as part of the public transit system, moving three bus routes to other parts of the city. Ms. Woodard said city transit officials are also considering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/22/met_521298.shtml
Metro | Downtown Trolley