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Packers fans win with Green Bay Metro Transit play

Green Bay Metro Transit has established four new routes on game days to serve Lambeau Field, Austin Straubel International Airport, along with residential and metro areas.

Study: Public transit forced to raise fares

A new report by the American Public Transportation Association finds that nearly 80 percent of public transit systems have already implemented fare increases or service cuts in 2010 or are considering them for the future because of flat or decreased local and/or regional funding.

COTA sees ridership increase

An increasing number of people in the Columbus, OH area are using mass transit, according to the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA).

Altair to unveil hydraulic hybrid transit bus

Troy, MI-based Altair will unveil what the company calls the world’s first series hydraulic hybrid transit bus Sept. 7 at the company’s Troy headquarters.

Beaver County Transit Authority workers reject contract

Some 58 bus drivers, mechanics and service workers at Pennsylvania’s Beaver County Transit Authority have turned down the latest offer for a contract.

Clocking in could be reality for Boulder transit users

If the City of Boulder, CO can secure a $250,000 federal grant to put Wi-Fi in its 157 Regional Transportation District buses, local company employees could in the future “clock in” while being transported to work.

Praise pours in for fired NY bus driver

Media attention to the firing of a Nassau County, New York bus driver is fueling sympathy for him and criticism of the bus company who terminated him.

Roadeo to test driving skills of Columbus, OH celebs

On Friday, Columbus-area lawmakers and hand shakers will test their actual driving skills at the Central Ohio Transit Authority’s Celebrity Roadeo.

New fuel, emissions standards set for buses, other vehicles

On Tuesday, President Obama signed a bill that sets new fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas emission standards for buses, trucks and other vehicles like heavy-duty pickups and vans.

NY bus crash seriously injures 11

A tour bus full of tourists from Poland ran off a Broome County, New York roadway Wednesday night, seriously injuring 11 of the 30 on board.