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Editorial: 93 bus line needed on weekends for Pitt populace

Editorial: 93 bus line needed on weekends for Pitt populace

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 23, 2020

Currently, there doesn’t seem to be a plan to add weekend bus service to the 93 bus schedule, but there should be.

Investigation ongoing into Pitt student’s death

Investigation ongoing into Pitt student’s death

By Jon Moss, News Editor

February 17, 2020

The investigation into the mid-January death of a female Pitt student remains ongoing one month after her passing, City police said Monday.

Pitt student dead after being hit by Port Authority bus on Fifth Avenue

Pitt student dead after being hit by Port Authority bus on Fifth Avenue

By Jon Moss and Janine Faust

January 18, 2020

A Pitt student died after being struck by a Port Authority bus Saturday afternoon.

Port Authority to host community discussions across county

Port Authority to host community discussions across county

By Benjamin Nigrosh, Assistant News Editor

January 15, 2020

The Port Authority of Allegheny County announced that it would host “Public Transit: A Community Discussion,” a series of public meetings to talk about upcoming projects inside of the communities the new programs will affect.

24-hour bus service coming to Oakland

24-hour bus service coming to Oakland

By Brian Gentry, Senior Staff Writer

September 5, 2019

Say goodbye to 3 a.m. Uber rides from distant neighborhoods back to your on-campus residence — Port Authority is looking to provide 24-hour bus service to Oakland.

Buses, trains and trams: Pittsburgh public transit guide

Buses, trains and trams: Pittsburgh public transit guide

By Brian Gentry, Senior Staff Writer

June 30, 2019

With Oakland parking scarce and few alternatives to get around the City, many Pitt students utilize the public transportation system in Pittsburgh, run by the Port Authority of Allegheny County, to move around.

Police: Woman who used bear spray at Pitt also hit two buses

Police: Woman who used bear spray at Pitt also hit two buses

By Jon Moss, News Editor

May 30, 2019

A 28-year old woman who allegedly used bear spray in a Pitt building on May 20 also struck two Port Authority buses on two different days, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

Port Authority to increase service on Oakland routes

Port Authority to increase service on Oakland routes

By Brian Gentry, Assistant News Editor

March 6, 2019

Port Authority is taking care of some bus-ness in Oakland.

Opinion | Decent, good and chaotic: a glimpse into life on the Port Authority 71C

Opinion | Decent, good and chaotic: a glimpse into life on the Port Authority 71C

By Allison Dantinne, Staff Columnist

January 31, 2019

The public bus is an interesting gathering of Pittsburgh’s citizens, a demented family reunion featuring a wild cast of characters all wishing to achieve something and go somewhere.

Pitt student hit by Port Authority bus near WPU

Pitt student hit by Port Authority bus near WPU

By Jon Moss, Senior Staff Writer

December 10, 2018

A female Pitt student was struck by a Port Authority bus near the William Pitt Union in Oakland at approximately 9:30 a.m. Monday.

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