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Temporary Bus Service Interruption On Aug 12

Temporary Bus Service Interruption On Aug 12

There will be an interruption in bus service tomorrow [Aug 12] from 10am until 1:30pm to facilitate a meeting for all bus operators. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Public Transportation [DPT] is advising of an upcoming interruption in bus service on Wednesday, 12th August 2020, from 10am until 1:30pm. “The temporary service... Read more of this article

DPT Reminds People To Follow Regulations

DPT Reminds People To Follow Regulations

The Department of Public Transportation [DPT] is reminding passengers to follow COVID-19 regulations while onboard buses and ferries. A government spokesperson said, “To re-emphasize – all passengers must wear a face mask and maintain a minimum of 3 feet physical distancing.  “When choosing your seat, passengers must adhere to seating... Read more of this article

Buses 7 & 8 Temporarily Rerouted On Saturday

Buses 7 & 8 Temporarily Rerouted On Saturday

Bus routes 7 and 8 will be temporarily redirected after entering the City of Hamilton on Saturday [Aug 8]. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Public Transportation [DPT] is advising that routes 7 and 8 of the public bus service will be temporarily redirected after entering the City of Hamilton on Saturday, August 8th 2020. “This... Read more of this article

Temporary Bus Service Interruption On Aug 6

Temporary Bus Service Interruption On Aug 6

There will be an interruption in bus service from 10am until 1pm on Thursday [Aug 6] to facilitate a meeting for bus operators regarding the transportation of students, as schools are currently scheduled to re-open in September. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Public Transportation [DPT] is advising of an upcoming interruption... Read more of this article

Temporary Bus Service Interruption On June 30

Temporary Bus Service Interruption On June 30

There will be an interruption in bus service tomorrow [June 30] from 11.30am until 3.30pm to “facilitate union meetings regarding recent Government negotiations.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Public Transportation [DPT] is advising of an upcoming interruption in bus service on Tuesday, 30th June from 11:30am until... Read more of this article

Public Bus Service To Resume Full Schedule

Public Bus Service To Resume Full Schedule

The Department of Public Transportation has advised that “the bus service will resume operations under the full bus schedule starting Monday, 15 June.” A spokesperson said, “The requirements for onboard physical distancing, hygiene, and mask-wearing will continue. As a reminder, all passengers must wear a face mask when traveling... Read more of this article

Bus/Ferries To Continue On Reduced Schedule

Bus/Ferries To Continue On Reduced Schedule

Both the bus and ferry service will continue to operate on a reduced schedule, the Government has said. Speaking at last night’s [June 1] press briefing, Minister DeSilva said, “Following the staged easing of the Covid-19 ‘lockdown’ restrictions, it has now been several weeks since our ferry services resumed and shortly thereafter, we... Read more of this article

Departures Added To Temporary Bus Schedule

Departures Added To Temporary Bus Schedule

Six additional departures have been added to the temporary COVID-19 Bus Schedule. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Public Transportation advises that the following departures have been added to the temporary COVID-19 Bus Schedule, available at www.gov.bm/bus.Time Route From To6:15am 10 St. George Central Terminal6:45am 1 Grotto... Read more of this article

Photos: Limited Public Bus Service Resumes

Photos: Limited Public Bus Service Resumes

Limited bus service resumed on the island yesterday [May 20], with social distancing measures and requirements put in place at the Central Terminal and on-board buses in order to prevent the spread of Covid-19. A Government spokesperson previously said, “With immediate effect, all public bus transportation customers must adhere to the following... Read more of this article

Govt: Bus Service Resumes On Wednesday

Govt: Bus Service Resumes On Wednesday

Bus service is scheduled to resume daily operations on Wednesday May 20th “under the temporary reduced service COVID-19 bus schedule with limited passenger capacity,” the Government said this evening. A spokesperson said, “As a reminder, passengers with March 2020 passes may continue to use these until 31 May. April and May 2020 passes... Read more of this article

Bus Service Set To Resume On Wednesday

Bus Service Set To Resume On Wednesday

[Written by Don Burgess] Bus service will resume on Wednesday, but a critical safety concession was made to the operators to reduce the number of passengers on each bus. BIU President Chris Furbert told Bernews, “a lack of communication was the big issue,” which saw the operators not go back to work yesterday morning. The government had announced... Read more of this article

Bus Service Delayed “Until Further Notice”

Bus Service Delayed “Until Further Notice”

The bus service — which was scheduled to resume on a limited basis effective Monday, May 18 — “will be delayed until further notice.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Public Transportation [DPT] is advising the public that due to a Bermuda Industrial Union [BIU] meeting scheduled for 8:00 am tomorrow... Read more of this article

Limited Bus Service To Resume On May 18th

Limited Bus Service To Resume On May 18th

The Department of Public Transportation said that starting Monday, 18 May, the “bus service will resume daily operations under a temporary reduced service Covid-19 bus schedule with limited passenger capacity.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Public Transportation advises the public that starting Monday, 18 May,... Read more of this article