SMART Launches Mobile App For Riders

SMART has unveiled a new mobile app for customers with features including routes, bus tracker and trip planner.

CBS Detroit–04/23/2015

A van operated by SMART and St. Clair Shores continued to operate Monday despite the heavy snow. (By Edward Cardenas)

Snow Day Vignettes: SMART VAN Runs Seniors To Appointments (Video)

A SMART van operated in partnership by St. Clair Shores and the public transit agency continued to operate despite the snow.

CBS Detroit–02/02/2015

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Accident Involving SMART Bus Injures 5 In Southfield

The incident happened on Telegraph just south of 10 Mile in front of the McDonald’s restaurant in the northbound lanes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2014

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Local Bus Systems Get $30 Million Federal Grant

D-DOT and SMART are getting some help via the Federal Transportation Administration’s State of Good Repair program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2012

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Mary Waters: D-Dot Merger Will Save Detroit $55M A Year

Waters says that a merger will not only save the city millions of dollars and increase ridership but will also insure that there will not be a need for an emergency financial manager.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2012

Civil Rights Pioneer Rosa Parks Remembered

Farmington Makes Plans To Leave SMART

Another community has decided to opt out of the SMART transit system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2012


SMART Eliminates 15 Bus Routes, Reduces Downtown Service

Falling revenue and lack of labor concessions has led the SMART Bus system to cancel 15 bus routes as of today.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2011

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SMART Launches Three New Hybird Buses In University Colors

SMART unveiled three new hybrid electric buses to its fleet, helping to serve the region responsibly and eco-consciously.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2011

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SMART To Hold Hearing For Riders

Wayne County riders of the SMART suburban bus system expected to give officials an earful at a hearing Thursday over proposed cuts that might impact their ability to get to work or school.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2011

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SMART Accused Of Civil Rights Violation In Case Of Iraqi Employee

The Michigan Civil Rights Commission as ruled in favor of a SMART bus mechanic of Iraqi descent who says he was insulted and threatened by coworkers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/13/2011