(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

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Furlough Days Canceled For Detroit Bus Mechanics

It’s part of a plan unveiled Monday morning by Detroit Mayor Dave Bing’s administration to get more buses on city streets within the next 90 days.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2011

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

Gene Hardy tells City Council "It's dangerous out there...". (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Council Hears Debate On Bus Service Slowdown

Detroit City Council heard from officials and the public Friday in a hearing looking into the bus service slow down.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2011

Detroit Mechanics Complain Of Outsourcing, Layoffs

City of Detroit mechanics say they are ready and able to repair and maintain the city’s EMS trucks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2011