One week out from the launch of BaltimoreLink, the state says its $135 million revamped bus system is already saving time for buses slogging through downtown.
On one day next month, Baltimore residents and tourists alike can be chauffeured around on guided bus tour to explore many of the city’s commercial neighborhoods.
Three days after taking office earlier this month, Mayor Catherine Pugh gathered her department heads for their first meeting. But instead of getting together in a board room at City Hall, she had them climb onto a charter bus and take a ride around the Westside.
Investigators are still poring through the evidence from yesterday’s crash between a Ford Mustang, a school bus and an MTA commuter bus to figure out what led to the tragic collision.
In Silicon Valley, it’s pretty common for employers to provide private commuter shuttles to get employees from home to work. Amazon has been doing the same thing for its Baltimore employees since July–and now the city wants to reward them with a $100,000 forgivable loan.
The Baltimore City bus system is notoriously unreliable.