By: Diane Benjamin
After NOT posting the Agenda for today’s meeting 48 hours in advance as required by the Open Meetings Act (LAW!), yesterday Connect moved the meeting and thought people would magically know: https://www.connect-transit.com/about/trustees/cttf_working_group/agendas.asp
No surprise, they didn’t have enough people for a quorum, some members of the public went to the wrong place and were late, but everybody decided to sit around a talk anyway. They didn’t vote or make any decisions however.
It looks like Connect Transit is now advertising downtown – on the north side of the Coliseum:
Sorry the sign was of course in the shade making a good pic difficult.
I wonder where all those people were hiding? All most people see are empty buses!
Government paying government once again to advertise!
Connect decided to buy Proterra electric buses. This is a very long article that discusses the problems with electric buses, it is from January of 2019.
(BEB = Battery Electric Buses)
(IMC = In Motion Charging)
Electric struggles both when it’s too hot and too cold – read the story!
The end sums it up: