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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
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
Area transit systems near bottom in providing transportation to jobs

Metro Augusta's public transit system remains in the bottom 5 percent nationwide for providing workers convenient transportation to their jobs, according to a new study...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-07-10/area-transit-systems-near-bot
Augusta Bus Riders Association plans day for residents to try public transit system

...Riders Association wants residents to experience the public transit system and the "everyday plight" of those who rely on...she presented it with 23 complaints about the public transit system. In response, three commissioners rode buses around...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-07-19/augusta-bus-riders-associatio
Few climb aboard for Ride the Bus Day

...turnout, the association's members made their struggles and hopes for the transit system known."The Augusta public transit system and our city commissioners are not trying to make it easy for their citizens. We feel greatly disadvantaged and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-07-23/few-climb-aboard-ride-bus-day
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