14 Oct '11, 1pm

5-year plan to up capacity, service standards on rail & bus networks

5-year plan to up capacity, service standards on rail & bus networks

Plans are on track to build more rail lines beyond the year 2020 and in the immediate future bus services will be made more reliable and attractive to commuters. -- PHOTO; ST RAZOR TV By Maria Almenoar Plans are on track to build more rail lines beyond the year 2020 and in the immediate future bus services will be made more reliable and attractive to commuters. Transport Minister Lui Tuck Yew in an addendum to the President's Address on Friday outlined the Ministry's five-year plan to increase capacity and service standards on both rail and bus networks. By doing so, the Ministry hopes more commuters will view public transport as an 'attractive and viable alternative' to the car and - by 2020 - have 70 per cent of all morning journeys made on buses and trains. Major bus stops will be upgraded, more bus priority measures will be implemented and more integrated bus hubs will...

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of fight on bus in chinatown: Fight on SF Muni ...

lancerlord.blogspot.com 14 Oct '11, 3pm

This fight occurred on the Muni Stockton route (the 9 i think) just before the stockton tunnel. As you can see, a simple a...

Bus companies fined for not meeting service sta...

straitstimes.com 21 Oct '11, 1pm

The Public Transport Council (PTC) has fined SBS Transit and SMRT Buses $700 and $300 respectively, for not meeting the Qu...

The Next Chapter of American High Speed Rail:

The Next Chapter of American High Speed Rail:

gas2.org 13 Oct '11, 9pm

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Petra Todorovich,...

No plan for early bird discount on NEL

No plan for early bird discount on NEL

straitstimes.com 14 Oct '11, 2am

SBS Transit, when asked why it was not offering a similar discount on the North-East Line (NEL), said the current discount...