Did you know?
the much-touted Curitiba bus system is privately-owned and
you know that in the "Paris of South America," the city
of Buenos Aires, Argentina, all its 15,000 buses are
privately owned, operated and profitable?
you know that Honolulu's bus system was profitable until it was
taken over in 1972 by the City and County of Honolulu? Or that it
now needs a subsidy of over $100 million annually in operating and
you know that Honolulu once had a premium but fast jitney bus service?
It ran for five years but was put out of business by the bus company's
plea that they were entitle to a monopoly.
you know that Atlantic City has oldest established bus system in
the U.S. and that it is still privately operated and profitable?
you know that all of London's famous red double-decker buses are
now all privately-owned and operated without subsidies?