GoBus — Rural Inter-City Bus Service
Serving: Athens, Columbus, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Marietta, Parkersburg, Van Wert, Wooster and communities in between.
All of our buses are wheelchair accessible. Buses also lower or “kneel” at stops making boarding and de-boarding easier.
The Chillicothe Gazette reported this week on the shortfall facing counties and transit authorities due to a federal decision that restricts state sales tax collection on managed care organizations. Read the full story.
According to an article in the Columbus Dispatch on November 29, 2016, the latest accounting of carnage on the nation’s highways should be setting off alarms and causing greater investment in safer modes of travel. U.S. highway fatalities rose to 35,092 in 2015, according to the latest National Highway Traffic Safety Administration accounting released in August, a 7.2 percent increase from the year before and the biggest jump in 50 years.
What if the central problem is that Americans are simply too car dependent? What if the best way to reduce fatal collisions was not to get in a car in the first place? What if people were offered a convenient, safer alternative?