September 6, 2012

TTC to upgrade bus stop info

TORONTO — In an effort to improve customer service, the Toronto Transit Commission will upgrade its bus stops, testing new designs for bus stop poles and the maps in its shelters, thestar.com reported.

The agency is also trying to enhance customer service by changed the way it announces buses on LED signs located at some stations. Instead of telling riders when the bus is to arrive on the platform, signs now say when the bus departs. Signs with that information will be installed at every station within the next year  For the full story, click here.

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  • MJofLakeland[ September 6th, 2012 @ 1:17pm ]

    They need to install square bus stops with route number(s), contact information, schedule texting (as oppose to schedule maps at all bus stops). Change the system logo and color scheme to a more modern and glamorous style (current style is too historic for modern buses

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