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Archive for the ‘Public Transit’ Category

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 Oakland County tends to be friendly to mass transit funding in the southeast along Woodward Ave. The rest of the county tends to view transit as a waste.

SMART Millage Plan Sparks Debate

Friday, March 14, 2014 Former Speaker of the House of Representatives Paul Hillegonds (R-Holland) at microphone with fellow RTA board members Roy Rose of Macomb and Alma Wheeler Smith, herself a former senator and representative, of Washtenaw County. Hillegonds was required to report to the legislature 1 year after the governor named him RTA chair.

No $2 Million for RTA. Maybe Later.

Monday, March 10, 2014 IMG_4517

Ohio Transit is Model for Mi

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 DDOT bus stop looking north on Woodward Ave at Clairmount. Some say mass transit is a human rights issue in Detroit. Even autocratic Ukraine has a better system.

2016 Until Transit Referendum

Thursday, January 16, 2014

New Ideas but No New CEO for RTA

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 Magic Johnson Enterprises owns 32 Burger Kings.

Magic Johnson Joel Ferguson State Fair

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

RTA Can’t Find Money to Hire Staff

Monday, July 1, 2013 Claire Nowak-Boyd dressed as the Greek goddess Athena June 20, 2013. SEMCOG held their general assembly at the Atheneum Hotel in Greektown. Nowak-Boyd got the attention of the 150 SEMCOG members. But  they approved the I-75 and I-94 expansion projects anyway.

SEMCOG Pushing Ahead to 1950′S