ONE DAY DETROIT BUS DRIVERS’ SICK-OUT DUE TO SERVICE CUTBACKS

VOD Videojournalist Kenneth Snodgrass

VOD Videojournalist Kenneth Snodgrass

Detroit’s Bus System Victim of Crime & Budgeting! A No Struggle, No Development Production! By Kenny Snodgrass

Published on Oct 22, 2013

In April 2012, Mayor David Bing slashed the budget of the Detroit Department of Transportation (DDOT) by $12.6 million and transferred management over to a private company. This has led to the shutting down of numerous bus routes. Many weekend and all overnight bus service ended.

Long lines, packed buses hurt both drivers and riders.

Long lines, packed buses hurt both drivers and riders.

It’s been a year and a half since Mayor Bing has privatized the management of our public bus system, and the service has worsened dramatically. The city is now under the control of Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr, who was appointed by the governor and given full governing powers, and who is probably planning another round of cuts and privatizations.

– – A No Struggle, No Development Production! By Kenny Snodgrass
Activist, Photographer, Videographer, Author of
1} From Victimization To Empowerment… www.trafford.com/07-0913  eBook available at www.ebookstore.sony.com
2} The World As I’ve Seen It! My Greatest Experience!
{Photo Book}

YouTube: I have over 477 Video’s, 318 Subscribers, over 207,000 hits, now averaging 10,000 monthly on my YouTube channel @ www.YouTube.com/KennySnod


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