January 8, 2013
Holding three public consultation session to name the $818-million project.
December 13, 2012
Stops protrude toward the street, to help buses quickly board riders. Some are located close to the intersection and occupy the only lane of traffic, causing drivers behind the bus to block the intersection.
October 24, 2012
Said that based on the size of Honolulu and the number of projected riders, bus rapid transit would be a better investment than rail.
October 18, 2012
The new Silver Line will be operated by Interurban Transit Partnership, known as The Rapid. The 9.6-mile route will serve major employers, including St. Mary’s Medical campus, the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, and the Cook-DeVos School of Nursing, which together employ about 29,000 area residents.
July 24, 2012
The system, which will be called VelociRFTA, will be officially put into service in the fall of 2013.
December 19, 2011
Minimalist clean design, high quality customer assistance and distinctive product branding are similar principles that bus rapid transit systems can follow for success.
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