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McDonough County Public Transportation

TSPR's Emily Boyer

Bridgeway's contract to provide Demand Response Transportation Service for the elderly and disabled in McDonough and Hancock Counties expired Friday, June 30, and there doesn't appear to be another service provider ready to take over.

Tspr's Emily boyer

The Go West bus system in Macomb will avoid the historic courthouse square this summer as major road work is underway to give the square a facelift.

Rolling Billboards Coming to Macomb

Jul 17, 2013
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Macomb’s public transportation is getting a makeover -- one that pays.

Rich Egger

Rich Egger’s guest on this week’s Emphasis program is Gary Ziegler, Transit Director for McDonough County Public Transportation. They provide an audio tour of the new Macomb/McDonough County Transit Facility along East Pierce Street in Macomb.

The agency is renovating the former Porcelain Products Company factory into a storage and maintenance garage. The building will also house offices for dispatchers and administrators.

Ziegler said the final price tag is expected to be $11.2 million - $11.3 million.