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Making Public Transit Efficient (And Even Cool)
Making Public Transit Efficient (And Even Cool)

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AIR DATE: August 21, 2013

Do you rely on public transportation to get to work? Is it a smooth commute or is your ride plagued by broken-down buses and inconveniently-placed stops? We'll talk about ways to improve public transit in Las Vegas for those taking the bus by necessity, or by choice.

 

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David Swallow, Director of Engineering Services, Southern Nevada Regional Transit Council

Darrin Nordahl, former city planner and author of "My Kind of Transit," and "Making Transit Fun"

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    COMMENTS:
    When visiting Las Vegas my wife and I found the Bus service traveling up and down the Strip to be comfortable and easy to use.
    philAug 21, 2013 10:09:31 AM
    Currently no space to put a nice Hend. city hall stop on Water St. that would not be too close to the intersection.
    i ride busAug 21, 2013 09:53:29 AM
    the computer screens at stops all got removed on Boulder highway - due to vandalism or reliability?
    i ride busAug 21, 2013 09:45:01 AM
    Close some stops that are too close together!
    i ride busAug 21, 2013 09:31:24 AM
    how seriously is patron input taken - complaints and suggestions...
    i ride busAug 21, 2013 09:29:49 AM
    I wish the 5 day commuter pass was still available
    i ride busAug 21, 2013 09:23:51 AM
    Riding the bus in Vegas has the stigma that you are poor. How successful/popular are the new Summerlin routes?
    i ride busAug 21, 2013 09:21:54 AM
    Still too many stinky seats from previous patrons. Yeah I know the fabric is antimicrobial...
    i ride busAug 21, 2013 09:15:33 AM
    Bus stops need to be more conveniently placed if you want more ridership.
    i ride busAug 21, 2013 09:18:19 AM
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