Small Business Saturday: DDOT To Provide Free Bus Rides On Nov. 30The Detroit Department of Transportation will provide free bus rides on Small Business Saturday, November 30. Riders can board any one of DDOT’s 42 bus routes, including the new 26 Junction at no cost in any direction to support small businesses across the City of Detroit.
FTA Awards DDOT, SMART $2.6M For Electric BusesThe Federal Transit Administration announced $2.6 million in grants to the Detroit Department of Transportation and the Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation through the Low- or No Emission (Low-No) Grant program.
Detroit Bus Drivers Expose Deplorable Working Conditions: Rodents, Bed Bugs, Spitting And AssaultsA union that represents hundreds of bus drivers says DDOT is unnecessarily putting their lives in danger.
Former DDOT Employees Get Probation In Cash For Driver's License SchemeAt least 85 fraudulent licenses were issued, according to the state.
Major Service Changes Coming For Detroit Public Bus RidersThe city's Transportation department says the first meeting is scheduled for Tuesday at the Joseph Walker Williams recreation center.
Police: DDOT Bus Driver Stabs Passenger In HandPolice are still investigating what sparked the incident and whether or not it took place on the bus or just outside the vehicle, in the area Jefferson Ave. and Beaubien St.
Officials: Nearly 100 Untested Bus Drivers Paid DDOT Bribes For Commercial Driver's LicensesTwo DDOT employees are facing several criminal charges after authorities say the pulled off a bribery scheme with bus drivers.
Detroit Offering Apprenticeship Training For Bus MechanicsThe jobs are part of Detroit's efforts to improve public bus service.
DDOT Bus Slams Into Semi-Truck On Detroit's East SideIt's unclear if any passengers were on board.
DDOT Bus Collides With Custom Hot Rod On Detroit's East SideA Detroit Department of Transportation bus has been involved in a serious accident with another vehicle.
Bus Service Returns To Belle Isle With Stop Near AttractionsYou can now visit the island park without paying the usual cost of entry.
Detroit To Hold Job Fair; Seeking 40-60 Bus DriversTransportation Director Dan Dirks says that filling the positions is part of the city's efforts to improve bus service for riders.
DDOT Bus Sideswiped During Police Chase Involving Stolen VehicleLt. Mike Shaw told WWJ Newsradio 950 that the incident happened about 8 p.m. along Joy Road near Pinehurst in Detroit after troopers attempted to pull over the stolen vehicle.
Detroit Set To Add 24-Hour Bus Service On 3 Major RoutesOther service changes and improvements will take effect on more than 15 bus routes starting this weekend.
VP Joe Biden In Detroit Linking Mass Transportation To Breaking Cycle Of Poverty"This isn't an investment in buses, this is an investment in the people of Detroit," said Biden during visit.