OC Transpo completed its “really big change” this week – re-organizing bus routes around the city to feed the LRT.
It’s too early yet to say what works (and what doesn’t).
Twitter appears to show chaos and over-crowding, but OC Transpo head John Manconi dismissed customer complaints and insisted that all was well.
Let us know how the change is affecting you …
Board member Kari Glynes Elliott spoke to Hallie Cotnam on Ottawa morning:
And Pat Scrimgeour’s response: https://www.cbc.ca/listen/live-radio/1-100-ottawa-morning/clip/15740168-oc-transpo-explains-their-reallybigservicechange
Mixed reviews from Ottawa Citizen: Ottawa ushers in new commuter era with compliments, complaints
Frustration according to CTV: Riders frustrated by bus delays in the suburbs
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