Federal officials plan to provide $41.6 million to DDOT that will be boosted by about $10 million in local and state funds.
Previous attacks have seen drivers beaten and stabbed, even had urine thrown on them on irate passengers.
Detroit buses are back on the road Tuesday after a “sickout” shutdown the city’s transit system.
A Detroit Department of Transportation bus rider says she was attacked by an out-of-control bus driver.
Police say a motorist was killed in Detroit after their van crashed into the back of a DDOT bus and burst into flames.
Detroit Mayor Dave Bing lost his bid on Friday to keep more than $7 million in federal funds for the DDOT.
Detroit Mayor Dave Bing has vowed to improve security measures on city buses.
The stabbing reportedly happened after the suspect told the victim he was standing too close to him.
They’re making their melodious voices heard.
For the second day in a row, a DDOT bus has been involved in an accident.