Category: House of Assembly

Private coaches and minibus already transporting school children, Lashley says

The private sector’s role in the provision of public transportation services is growing, as the state-run Transport Board faces mounting pressure to service commuters. In fact, Minister of Transport and Works Michael Lashley reported to the House of Assembly today that operators of private coaches were already involved in arrangements with some schools to move […]

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Merge them!

Minister of Education Ronald Jones believes the country’s public transportation system is too “unruly” and is suggesting the total integration of the public and privately-operated public transport providers under one umbrella. Speaking in House of Assembly today on a bill to supplement the 2017/2018 Estimates and provide $5 million to the Transport Board to pay […]

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