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Hundreds Attend Meeting About 6-Month Partial Closure Of Red Line

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Port Authority is planning to stop service on a stretch of the T for at least six months.

Crews need that time to reconstruct part of the Red Line and thousands of riders will be impacted. 329 more words

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Rally Calls For Increased Port Authority Bus Service

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A group of people who ride city buses held a rally in downtown Pittsburgh Friday morning. They want the Port Authority to increase the bus service in their neighborhoods. 391 more words

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Pittsburgh bus slogan removed because it's a racial slur when read backwards

The Port Authority of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, has decided to change a longtime slogan on its buses after commuters complained that it spells out a racial slur when read backwards. 300 more words

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Bus Messages Called Offensive When Read Backwards

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Port Authority is looking into bus slogans that some are calling offensive.

Officials say they’ve recently received complaints that one of its slogans, “Ziggin Zaggin,” is offensive when read backwards, seeming to spell out a racial slur. 413 more words

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