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Future of London's bus rapid transit on the line at March 20 public meeting

Bus rapid transit (BRT) was a major issue during London’s last municipal election and its future appears to be on the line next month.

At Tuesday’s council meeting, local politicians asked city staff to draw up a list of potential transit projects that could receive matching federal and provincial funding. 371 more words

Politics

Calgary Transit ridership increases in 2018 after MAX service opens

Calgary Transit is reporting a 3.5 per cent increase in ridership, saying it’s the first time in four years it has seen that kind of growth. 409 more words

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BRT bus crushes teenager to death in Lagos

A Bus Rapid Transit vehicle belonging to Primero Transport Services Limited knocked down 18-year-old Adanne Isaac and killed her on January 27, 2019.

We gathered that Adanne, who had gone to grind pepper somewhere around the Irawo bus stop, was on her way home to change her clothes that were stained by pepper when one of the BRT buses plying the route knocked her down as she attempted to cross the dedicated BRT lane. 875 more words

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Salad Bowl

I’ve made a new bowl on the plaster form. This bowl is made from BRT, slab rolled and placed over the mould.

Once bisqued, I glazed the bottom of the bowl with… 43 more words

Ceramics

Grateful! My Near-Death Accident Experience

I messaged my manager on Skype at some minutes to 4pm as is my daily custom to confirm if his expected deliverable of me that day was same as was in my head. 3,287 more words

Dar es Salaam’s new rapid bus system won international acclaim – but it excludes the poor

Bus rapid transit systems (BRT) have become the fashionable solution to chronic traffic congestion and low quality public transport – endemic problems for many cities in developing countries. 763 more words

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