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Archive for the ‘Public Transit’ Category

Friday, September 26, 2014 Daysia Williams, 15, Cass Tech sophomore who rides two buses to get to and from school.

Help Girls Get to School

Thursday, August 21, 2014 Michael Ford and Jenny Torrico from the advocacy group called Fresh Water Transit.

Seattle Native as RTA CEO

Saturday, August 16, 2014 Mass transit ties buildings, neighborhoods and people together. New York and Washington, D.C. provide the same feel of popping out of a subway station. But Europeans require it in their cities.

Michiganders Leave For Transit

Saturday, June 28, 2014 A vintage Siemens advertisement that shows the evolution of public transit decorates one of Berlin's transit stations.

Transit Lessons from Germany

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 Central Woodward Christian Church was built in 1928 for a white congregation. They sold it to Little Rock Baptist Church in 1979.

Pastors’ Biz Case 4 Transit

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 L. Brooks Patterson, 75, Oakland County Executive, May 29, 2014 at Detroit Regional Chamber Conference on Mackinac Island.

Brooks on Transit Now

Sunday, May 25, 2014 This is the international border.

White House Sending 50 Buses

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.

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Ohio Transit is Model for Mi