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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


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


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. 417 more words


Port Authority Rolling Out Real-Time Bus Tracking

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Taking the bus is getting more convenient for people in Allegheny County as the Port Authority continues to roll out its real-time bus tracker. 342 more words


New Details Emerging In Cause Of T Derailment

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Port Authority’s light rail service resumed running early Monday before the morning rush hour.

It was the first time trains had run past Wood Street since a derailment Friday night injured three people, sending one to the hospital. 278 more words


North Shore Connector Trolley Gets Stuck In Tunnel

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Some riders on the North Shore Connector wound up making an unplanned walk through the tunnel Thursday morning.

While they were walking, other riders were waiting on T platforms wondering what was going on. 298 more words


Escalators, Other Malfunctions Causing Problems With North Shore Connector

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Whether it’s two stories up at the Allegheny Station or from two stories down at North Side or Gateway, a disabled escalator can be disheartening. 261 more words