The Augusta Commission on Tuesday heard a three-phase approach to public transit that would create an hourlong, Monday-through-Saturday route that will connect Fort Gordon to Augusta Mall. It ...
The city's addition of Veterans Day as a holiday - and the elimination of bus service Monday - isn't sitting well with Augusta Bus Riders Association.
Quentarus "QT" Brown is fresh off a job as a transportation manager for George Washington University, but said he's ready to put down roots in Augusta as the new general manager for McDonald Transit.
McDonald Transit, hired by the Augusta Commission in a 6-4 vote July 16, assumes management of the city's bus, paratransit and rural transit at an annual contract price of $4.3 million its first year.
U.S. District Judge J. Randal Hall denied Mobility's request for an emergency injunction stopping the city from hiring a replacement bus provider.
City Administrator Fred Russell plans to recommend Thursday that Augusta hire McDonald Transit of Fort Worth, Texas, to run the city bus service.
Mobility Transit has filed suit in federal court alleging Augusta broke its procurement code and state open meeting laws when it terminated the bus company's contract.
Augusta commission members voted 6-4 Tuesday to increase the pay of Richmond County's new sheriff and solicitor-general.
At a special called meeting to discuss a "request for proposals" to expand the public transit service, commissioners decided to revisit a 2009 transit study before moving forward.
The man put forth by Mobility Transit to be general manager of Augusta's bus service had been fired in Miami for financial mismanagement of the city's transit system.
The transportation sales tax approved by Augusta-area voters begins Jan. 1, but it could take longer to gather enough money to start the projects it will finance.
Advocacy groups for people with disabilities are looking at projects in Tuesday's transportation tax referendum that could improve public transit systems.
The Augusta Bus Rider's Association drew a slim crowd to a meeting at a Washington Road Kmart on Monday aimed at exposing the daily struggles of those who depend on public transportation.
The Augusta Bus Riders Association is planning a Ride the Bus Day and inviting residents to board a bus at noon Monday from work or home.
Mobility Transit Services LLC blames some problems on other parties, including the city itself, and denies others, but does acknowledge a few errors.
Drug testing that wasn't random, failure to report a bus accident for 244 days and late payments to Georgia Power that nearly got the electricity cut off at Augusta Public Transit are three key ...
The troubled firm in charge of Augusta Public Transit canceled its employee health insurance with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia last week.
Mobility Transit's days as operator of Augusta Public Transit may be numbered.
An official for Mobility Transit Services LLC met accusations that his firm might be shortchanging driver trainees with a bit of news Monday: Mobility has a new president.
The decision to outsource Augusta Public Transit remains controversial, but new operator Mobility Transit Services says ridership is higher since the private firm took over.