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.
If some Augusta commissioners have their way, more city services would be farmed out to private companies.
Augusta's public buses were involved in 47 crashes in the past year, costing taxpayers $56,000 in insurance claims, down from 69 crashes at a cost of $182,735 the previous year.
Mobility Transit LLC will cause "a cultural change" at Augusta Public Transit if the company is allowed to take over its management, Mobility founder Kevin Adams described to Augusta commissioners ...
Augusta's public services committee is expected to vote Monday on the vendor chosen to take over management of the city's bus system for the next five years.
Four private companies submitted qualified bids by Friday's deadline and will compete for the contract to run Augusta's bus system.
Augusta hopes to build a better bus system by hiring a private management company to operate it. In December, the city sent out a bid request that seeks a company to run Augusta Public Transit.
Backed by a feasibility study that said a trade, exhibit and event center would create jobs and provide an economic boost for downtown, the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau asked that $27 ...
Monday's vote to approve the TEE center broke a gridlock that had the Augusta Commission split along racial lines and at times seemed unbreakable over the past seven months.
The 2010 budget the Augusta Commission approved Tuesday doesn't include a tax increase, but that could change midyear, depending on where the city's finances stand.
The Augusta Commission is expected to pass today a 2010 budget that does not include a tax rate increase but plans for $4.3 million in expenditure reductions.
Questions and answers before Nov. 3 vote