(WWJ Photo. File)

US Approves $41.6 Million For Detroit Bus Service

Federal officials plan to provide $41.6 million to DDOT that will be boosted by about $10 million in local and state funds.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2013

Bus drivers rally in downtown Detroit. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

Bucket Of Bleach Tossed In Bus Driver’s Face, Cops Say

Previous attacks have seen drivers beaten and stabbed, even had urine thrown on them on irate passengers.

CBS Detroit–11/04/2013

(WWJ Photo. File)

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

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

Van Bursts Into Flames After Crashing Into DDOT Bus

Police say a motorist was killed in Detroit after their van crashed into the back of a DDOT bus and burst into flames.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2013

Detroit Loses Bus Funding To The Suburbs

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing lost his bid on Friday to keep more than $7 million in federal funds for the DDOT.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2013

(WWJ Photo. File)

Detroit Mayor Vows To Improve Security On City Buses

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing has vowed to improve security measures on city buses.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/26/2012

(WWJ Photo. File)

Man Dies After Being Stabbed On Detroit Bus

The stabbing reportedly happened after the suspect told the victim he was standing too close to him.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/20/2012

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

Carol Singers Bemoan Detroit Bus Service Cuts

They’re making their melodious voices heard.

CBS Detroit–12/17/2012

(credit: WWJ/Florence Walton)

At Least 10 People Hurt In Detroit Bus Crash

For the second day in a row, a DDOT bus has been involved in an accident.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2012