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Ministry: 12 Bus Runs Cancelled On Wednesday

Ministry: 12 Bus Runs Cancelled On Wednesday

The Ministry released the list of bus cancellations for this morning [September 18] with the list indicating that there are twelve bus runs cancelled so far today. All bus service is due to be suspended later today due to Hurricane Humberto, with all buses set to be off the roads at 5pm, with the last bus leaving at 4pm. Related StoriesMinistry:... Read more of this article

Ministry: 38 Bus Runs Cancelled On Tuesday

Ministry: 38 Bus Runs Cancelled On Tuesday

[Updated] The Ministry released the list of bus cancellations for this morning [September 17] with the list indicating that there are twenty-five bus runs cancelled so far today.Update 4.27pm: The Ministry has released the list of bus cancellations for this afternoon. There were 25 runs cancelled this morning, 13 cancelled this afternoon, for a total... Read more of this article

Ministry: 25 Bus Runs Cancelled On Monday

Ministry: 25 Bus Runs Cancelled On Monday

[Updated] The Ministry released the list of bus cancellations for this morning [September 16] with the list indicating that there are seven bus runs cancelled so far today.Update 4.12pm: The Ministry has released the list of bus cancellations for this afternoon. There were 7 runs cancelled this morning, 18 cancelled this afternoon, for a total of... Read more of this article

DPT Contracts Eight Minibuses To Assist

DPT Contracts Eight Minibuses To Assist

A “combination of mechanical breakdowns and accidents has resulted in a higher than normal number of vehicles being out of service,” the Department of Public Transportation confirmed, adding that DPT has “contracted 8 minibuses to assist with the after-school service, as an interim measure.” As Bernews has previously reported,... Read more of this article

Ministry: 38 Bus Runs Cancelled On Friday

Ministry: 38 Bus Runs Cancelled On Friday

[Updated] The Ministry released the list of bus cancellations for this morning [September 13] with the list indicating that there are twenty-one bus runs cancelled so far today. We asked the Ministry yesterday why the cancellations are occurring, and will update as able.Update 3.58pm: The Ministry has released the list of bus cancellations for this... Read more of this article

Ministry: 53 Bus Runs Cancelled On Thursday

Ministry: 53 Bus Runs Cancelled On Thursday

[Updated] The Ministry released the list of bus cancellations for this morning [September 12] with the list indicating that there are seventeen bus runs cancelled so far today.Update 4.45pm: The Ministry has released the list of bus cancellations for this afternoon. There were 17 runs cancelled this morning, 36 cancelled this afternoon, for a total... Read more of this article

Ministry: 6 Bus Runs Cancelled On Wednesday

Ministry: 6 Bus Runs Cancelled On Wednesday

[Updated] The Ministry released the list of bus cancellations for this morning [September 11] with the list indicating that there are two bus runs cancelled today.Update 4.05pm: The Ministry has released the list of bus cancellations for this afternoon. There were 2 runs cancelled this morning, 4 cancelled this afternoon, for a total of 6 cancelled... Read more of this article

Video: Minister Updates On Bus Service

Video: Minister Updates On Bus Service

Minister of Tourism and Transport Zane DeSilva held a press conference this morning [Aug 21] to give an “update on the Public Bus Service, and progress being made within the Department of Public Transportation.” Minister DeSilva said, “The school bus service will resume on Monday, September 9th. I want to encourage parents and students... Read more of this article

RFP For Supply Of Low Emission Public Buses

RFP For Supply Of Low Emission Public Buses

The Ministry of Tourism and Transport and the Department of Public Transportation [DPT] has issued a Request for Proposals [RFP] to qualified suppliers of Low Emissions Public Transit Buses. A Government spokesperson said, “DPT is seeking proposals for appropriately sized, accessible, and low emissions buses for Bermuda. The RFP specifies two... Read more of this article

‘Brief Interruption’ In Bus Service This Morning

‘Brief Interruption’ In Bus Service This Morning

The Department of Public Transportation confirmed that “there was a brief interruption in bus service this morning, due to a water outage at the Fort Langton bus depot” and regular service resumed at 9.15am. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Public Transportation [DPT] confirms there was a brief interruption in bus... Read more of this article

Two Discharged From KEMH After Bus Collision

Two Discharged From KEMH After Bus Collision

[Updated] A 68-year-old woman and a 55-year-old man have been treated and discharged from the hospital following a crash involving two buses in Southampton yesterday [July 9]. A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:20pm Tuesday, July 9th two Department of Public Transportation buses collided at the junction of Middle Road and South Road in Southampton,... Read more of this article

Two Injured As Buses Collide In Southampton

Two Injured As Buses Collide In Southampton

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a collision which appeared to involve two buses, that occurred just before 1.30pm this afternoon [July 9] on Middle Road in Southampton at the junction with South Road. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service, police and an ambulance attended the scene. Two people were transported by ambulance to King Edward Memorial... Read more of this article

Alternate Bus Routes Due To Heroes Weekend

Alternate Bus Routes Due To Heroes Weekend

Due to road closures in Hamilton for the Bermuda Heroes Weekend, some inbound bus routes to Hamilton will take alternate routes. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Public Transportation advises the public that due to road closures in Hamilton for the Bermuda Heroes Weekend, to be held from Friday 14 June to Monday 17 June, some... Read more of this article