In Sacramento, a group advocating for the rights of people who rely on the city’s public transit system is pushing for change. They’re pushing public transit officials to address conditions like overly hot train cars and the loss of free transfer tickets. “This leaves out a large portion of riders from receiving that benefit.” Read […]Read More Public transit riders look to exercise their rights
Just about anyone who regularly uses public transit in Long Beach has a story. Harassment, foul language and outright indecent behavior is rampant, prompting a public awareness campaign to address the problem. “If people don’t tell us then we can’t help them… We need all the tools we can get to get harassers off the […]Read More Long Beach transit’s harassment problem — it’s too common, but who reports it?
Imagine waiting for the bus in triple-digit temps. That’s a reality for many in Eastern Coachella Valley where many people rely on public transportation to get around. Community organizations are coming together to design a solution. “There is no reason why a bus shelter cannot be creative, colorful, stimulating, besides also being practical and providing […]Read More Bus shelter project designs functional, creative ideas for Coachella Valley