Increase bus ridership with more fixed routes, not on-demand service

By , Guest Columnist Published: August 18, 2019 4:00 AM CT
Guest Columnist

Johnnie Mosley

Johnnie Mosley is a native Memphian and founder of Citizens For Better Service. He is the son of John C. White, a Memphis sanitation worker for five decades.

If MATA is committed to providing first-class transportation for the residents of Westwood and Boxtown, it should consider a plan recently proposed by retired bus driver Lonnie Britton to run buses through both neighborhoods every 30 minutes so riders can get to the Downtown bus terminals in 30 minutes.

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Boxtown MATA Westwood

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