Toronto Star transportation reporter Ben Spurr has published a story that suggests the lowly bus is the best way to get an uptick in transit ridership. This is the latest in a series of developments that revisit the bus—long discarded by enthusiasts of expensive “higher order” transit schemes. The city of Detroit recently reported ridership increases of 20 percent on routes served by its new FAST service; essentially buses equipped with Wi-Fi that make limited stops along get routes.
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