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O-U Transit reaches ridership record

Posted on October 15, 2012

OXFORD, Miss. — Oxford-University (O-U) Transit’s ridership spiked last month, reaching 81,964 passenger boardings — far surpassing the previous one-month record of 55,428, set a year earlier, reports DJournal.com.

Of the new record, 78,805 of the riders represented staff, faculty and students. O-U Transit is planning to acquire three more used buses, bringing its total temporarily to 23, with an intention to retire two of its older buses. To read the full story, click here.

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