Charlotte County bus group continues push for bus funding

The Southwest New Brunswick Transit Authority Inc. is continuing to push for funding to run buses between St. Stephen and Saint John NB. The group continues to be concerned about the additional isolation of rural areas in Southwest New Brunswick as public transportation options have disappeared, and many public services have been centralized to Saint John.

In a CBC article, Board president Stan Choptiany is quoted as saying “Rural isolation is very real for us, and we believe we have a well-researched business plan that indicates that a transportation service would be efficient and would actually save the government money in the long run.”

Read the full article here:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/bus-route-charlotte-county-1.3725396

TAA supports the groups’ initiatives, and hopes to see public funding come through!

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