The 48 could be cancelled and a string of other Hackney and Islington bus routes slashed in length and frequency under radical secret plans. It appears to break a promise TfL made to Hackney Council just eight weeks ago that the route from Walthamstow to London Bridge would be safe in the wake of the controversial shortening of the 277. … [Read more...] about 48 could be cut altogether under plans to reduce or remove dozens of bus routes across London
West midlands 49 bus route
Gitzlaff and White Bear Lake City Manager Ellen Hiniker argued that even though the station is a terminus, downtown commuters wouldn’t use it any more than the route’s other stops. Some communities that lie beyond the Rush Line’s proposed route — Hugo and Forest Lake, for instance — already have express buses to St. Paul. As does White Bear Lake. … [Read more...] about Final stop for White Bear Lake-to-St. Paul bus route: somewhere
A spokesperson for West Lothian Council said: “We understand from the operator that the bus driver noticed smoke from the rear of the vehicle and pulled over as a precaution allowing the pupils to depart the bus unharmed. Pupils were picked up shortly afterwards by another bus and taken to school. … [Read more...] about Pupils escape from West Lothian school bus before it burst into flames
Ipswich Borough Council’s south east area committee on Wednesday agreed to fund just under £10,000 over the next 18 months for a Number 4 Sunday service in Felixstowe Road.It came after First announced it would be rerouting its 76 and 77 services to go via Spring Road, leaving those in Felixstowe Road and Lindbergh Road without a Sunday bus and a 700m walk to their nearest stop on weekdays. … [Read more...] about Funding approved for Ipswich Felixstowe Road bus service after First re-routing
Wake is also looking to improve the specialized transportation services that it provides to nearly 5,000 children who ride vehicles driven by companies hired by the district. This group includes pre-kindergarten students, homeless students and students with special needs who can’t ride a regular yellow school bus. … [Read more...] about Wake County says its school bus service is getting better. Some parents aren’t so sure.