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(WWJ Photo. File)

Help Wanted: DDOT Looking To Hire Mechanics, Bus Drivers

Detroit’s bus system is looking to hire a number of qualified mechanics and bus drivers to fill several open positions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2014

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Detroit Buses Rolling Again As Police Chief Details New DDOT Safety Plan

Detroit buses are back on the road Tuesday after a “sickout” shutdown the city’s transit system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2013

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

DDOT Sickout Shuts Down Bus Service In Detroit

“I need 180 bus drivers for peak A.M. service delivery and 175 of them called in sick today.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2013

D-Dot bus. (WWJ/Mike Campbell)

Bus Driver Sickout Keeps D-Dot Buses Parked

A bus driver sickout appears to be unfolding within the Detroit Department of Transportation, as several buses aren’t running, leaving riders scrambling.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2013

D-Dot bus. (File Photo)

Concerned Over Safety – D-Dot Bus Drivers Organize Rally

Westbrook says that despite a rally just last month another is needed because Detroit city leaders haven’t done anything to help the problem.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2013

(credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Detroit Bus Drivers Demand Better Security On Board

“They get on the buses and they’re irate — and they’re taking it out on each other.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2013

Waiting for the bus at the Northland transportation center (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas, File)

Woman Says She Was Attacked By Crazed Detroit Bus Driver

A Detroit Department of Transportation bus rider says she was attacked by an out-of-control bus driver.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2013

(credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

School Canceled In Walled Lake After Bus Driver Sickout

School was canceled Wednesday for students in Walled Lake following a mass sickout by bus drivers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2013

DDOT bus drivers (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell, File)

Bus Drivers Call On Public For Help As Layoffs Loom

Detroit bus riders are getting a little something extra with their ticket — an appeal from drivers who want support as they fight for their jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2012

DDOT bus drivers (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell, File)

Detroit Bus Drivers Brace For Layoffs

WWJ’s Stephanie Davis reports this is part of the 1,000 layoffs that Mayor Dave Bing announced last fall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2012

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