A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

On a rainy day: Check into bus barn story

Written January 5th, 2022 by Hasso Hering

A reader was browsing the local paper on Jan. 3 and came across something that he thought might make a story on this blog on a “cold, windy and rainy day” when nothing else was at hand.

Albany bus system to double in size

Written October 26th, 2021 by Hasso Hering

Albany’s city bus system is poised to double in the number of buses and routes. But the hours of operations will remain the same, 6:30 a.m. to about 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. No buses on Saturday or Sunday.

Albany to buy four new transit buses

Written May 13th, 2020 by Hasso Hering

Albany wants to expand its public transit system to serve more people. And for that, it wants to buy more buses, a plan the city council approved on Wednesday night.

Bus shelter: Sidewalk too thin?

Written January 8th, 2018 by Hasso Hering

This downtown bus stop of the Albany Transit System is only temporary, but passengers who wait there probably wouldn’t mind the benches and roof the old one had.

Changes in bus system proposed

Written October 30th, 2017 by Hasso Hering

A plan worked out by consultants calls for changes in the Albany bus system to make the service more reliably punctual. It also proposes an expansion of the system years from now.

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