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Transportation woes

There is no immediate end in sight to the service delivery issues plaguing the Transport Board.

The state-run entity says even though it is putting additional systems in place to limit the problem, the challenges might continue in the immediate future.

. . . A plan of action including the acquisition of additional buses is being implemented but the results will not be seen immediately. Furthermore, as had been indicated previously we will continue to monitor the service schedules in operation and where necessary adjust them to produce more favourable results for the commuters,” the Board said in a release.

We are asking the traveling public to be patient and to work with us, as these changes are implemented to improve our service delivery. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused,” the statement added.

11 Responses to Transportation woes

  1. Janice Linton
    Janice Linton August 17, 2014 at 10:21 am

    This situation will be made worse when school starts in September!

    • emmerson sobers August 17, 2014 at 5:18 pm

      well this is the worst yet time ive seen the buses running especially to shorey village some times its a 2hr wait

  2. Kim Kim
    Kim Kim August 17, 2014 at 10:33 am

    Be patient???? Them asking commuters to be patient when ya have to wait almost 2 or 3 hours for one bus??? When school start back there will be no buses…

  3. Kim Kim
    Kim Kim August 17, 2014 at 10:33 am

    Be patient???? Them asking commuters to be patient when ya have to wait almost 2 or 3 hours for one bus??? Let’s hope the issue is rectified before school starts back.

  4. Veroniva Boyce
    Veroniva Boyce August 17, 2014 at 10:53 am

    Patient? The commuters have no choice because no one is listening and HEKNOWS best.

  5. Cheryl Maynard
    Cheryl Maynard August 17, 2014 at 11:38 am

    The bus system that is currently in place needs to be flooded and put into the trash. In my opinion there is no schedule that these buses follow, what about transfers and have buses crossing each other instead of having to go downtown all the time….take a trip to NYC stand at any corner and see how the buses run…this bus system has been around to long for this nonsense that’s taken place….GET IT TOGETHER and stop giving the riding public ridiculous excuses that no one believes

    • Wayne P Hoyte
      Wayne P Hoyte August 17, 2014 at 12:44 pm

      Agree Cheryl and it’s a reliable system. I am sure that the TB officials travel as well however I don’t believe they use bus transport …. TAXI TAXI ….. so ya think them will get it right soon?

  6. Marcus Foster
    Marcus Foster August 17, 2014 at 11:54 am

    @Cheryl not all buses go to city number of the by pass buses and st Philip buses cross each other also a few in the north. I suggest you check the online schedules.

  7. Asiba Buffalo
    Asiba Buffalo August 17, 2014 at 12:50 pm

    Lets use more private vehicles

  8. ziggyy August 18, 2014 at 6:36 am

    Bring back the donkey and cart …

    They work much better than bus

  9. ideliver69 August 18, 2014 at 7:13 am

    poor funding poor management by this government


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