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

Agreement Ends DDOT Bus Driver Work Stoppage

The buses are rolling again in Detroit thanks to an agreement between Mayor Dave Bing, police and the union.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2011

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

DDOT Drivers Refuse To Work: ‘They’re Scared For Their Lives’

People who catch the bus in Detroit may be waiting a while Friday morning. About 100 Detroit Department of Transportation bus drivers are at work, but are refusing to drive their buses.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2011

Rev. Charles Williams II, Pastor of Historic King Solomon Baptist Church and Ex. Board member of the community organization the MOSES Project. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Detroiters Rally For End To City Bus Slowdown

Detroiters rallying Monday at the Rosa Parks Transit Center called on Mayor Dave Bing to improve D-DOT bus service in the Motor City.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2011

Mayor Bing speaks on the city's bus crisis. (WWJ Photo/Sandra McNeil)

Mayor Bing Promises Swift End To City Bus Crisis

Saying the up to three-hour waits at Detroit bus stops are too much, Bing said the problem will be resolved within the next 30 days.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2011

Detroit youth gather at the Spriit statue following a march against violence (WWJ Photo/Florence Walton, File)

Bing Updates City On Youth Violence Initiatives

Programs are now in effect that work to provide kids safe routes to and from school, as well as keeping students in the educational system instead of expelling them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/28/2011

Northland Bus Terminal (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Detroit Students Bemoan City Bus Problems

While some point fingers concerning the growing bus problem in Detroit, students who ride DDOT are struggling to get to class on time.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/14/2011

Michael Sennett waits for the bus (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Public Hearing Friday To Discuss Detroit Bus Service

Slow bus service in Detroit is reaching a boiling point.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2011


Detroit Council Flooded With Complaints About Bus Service

More than half of Detroit’s city buses are out of service on any given day and citizens who depend on the DDOT for transportation are not happy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2011

(WWJ Photo/Florence Walton)

Disabled Detroiters Fed Up With Poor Bus Service

Members of “Warriors On Wheels” staged a protest, Wednesday, outside the Detroit Department of Transportation’s headquarters on East Warren.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/31/2011

credit: Mike Russell, Wikimedia Commons

DDOT Deals With Overheated Buses

Detroit Department of Transportation administrators are asking for patience as they deal with the extreme heat.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2011