As the weather gets nicer, the lines of passengers waiting to board discount buses are growing exponentially . It is also becoming clear that the operator Megabus is much more than a nuisance for residents: it is also a safety risk for travelers and pedestrians alike.
Last week one bus had to go back to the terminal to unload its passengers: it was stopped by Port Authority Police because it exceeded the legal weight. And the next day a driver operating on behalf of Megabus, was arrested after he was found to have a suspended license and one outstanding criminal warrant during a routine inspection . Read More. Quebec has already refused to renew this bus operator’s license for that type of buses. Will it take another tragedy to obtain action here in New York?
asking Senator Schumer to take unsafe bus operators off the road.