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Special Needs Apparently Left At The Curb As DDOT Haggles Over Service Provider Billing

A sub-contractor of DDot has accused the city of not paying them for their services for December and January.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2015


Detroit Bus Driver Charged In Assault Of Female Passenger

A DDOT driver has been charged with aggravated assault and battery in connection with a confrontation with a female passenger.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2015

FILE PHOTO. Detroiters board a DDOT bus (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ) File

DDOT Bus Driver Arrested For Allegedly Hitting Female Passenger

A DDOT bus driver is under arrest for allegedly hitting a woman passenger on his bus.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/03/2015

FILE PHOTO. Detroiters board a DDOT bus (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ) File

Detroit To Get $32 Million For New Public Buses

The new buses in Detroit will help reduce overcrowding on some of the most heavily used routes and shorten the wait time for riders.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2014

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Detroit Gets $25.9 Million Federal Grant To Add 50 Buses

The grant comes from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2014

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DDOT Driver Accused Of Hit-And-Run, Driving Drunk With Child Aboard

The bus driver had a blood alcohol level more than twice the legal limit, according to police.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2014

A bus adorned with a wreath in memory of Gregory Cotton. (WWJ/Vickie Thomas)

Bus Drivers Across Detroit Pay Homage To Fellow Driver After Death In Accident

Bus drivers across the city paid homage to co-worker, Gregory Cotton, who was killed on the job.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2014

A bus crashed into a dry cleaning business on Detroit's east side, trapping injured passengers inside. (Credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Driver Killed, Passengers Trapped After DDOT Bus Slams Into Building

Emergency crews rushed to Detroit’s east side after a DDOT bus smashed into a building, killing the driver and trapping injured passengers inside.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2014

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Several Hospitalized After DDOT Bus Crashes Into Building

Detroit police say several people have been taken to the hospital after the DDOT bus they were riding crashed into the side of a vacant building on the city’s east side.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2014

FILE PHOTO. Detroiters board a DDOT bus (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ) File

DDOT Officials: 1 In 5 Bus Fare Boxes Are Busted

The loss of small change is adding up, officials say.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2014