transportation

1:01 pm
Tue November 18, 2014

Some Calhoun School Buses Flunk Inspections

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Only one bus used by the Battle Creek Public Schools failed to pass a State Police inspection.
Sixteen of the 188 school buses operated by school districts and other educational outlets in Calhoun County failed inspection by Michigan State Police during the 2013-14 academic year, according to a new report from the agency. That rate of failure at the local level is slightly less than the 10 percent ratio reported statewide.
Holiday Travel
6:06 am
Tue November 4, 2014

Additional Amtrak Trains Scheduled Over Thanksgiving Weekend

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Credit WMUK

The Michigan Department of Transportation and Amtrak have announced additional trains between Michigan and Chicago around Thanksgiving. 

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2:51 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

Townships Decide on Bus Service

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Oshtemo Township will include only a few areas in a proposed Kalamazoo County transit authority.
The township board voted Tuesday to opt out precincts 1, 2, 3, 9 and 10, comprising roughly the northwestern two-thirds of the township. Precincts 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8, comprising the east edge and southeast corner of the township, will be included in the CCTA.
2:53 pm
Fri September 26, 2014

O'Hare Flight Cancellations Affect Kalamazoo

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The cause of the fire that caused the problem is under investigation but officials say a man with "self-inflicted wounds" was found at the scene.
KALAMAZOO, MI -- A fire at the Federal Aviation Administration control facility in Aurora, Ill. that has cancelled all flights in and out of O'Hare and Midway Airports is impacting Kalamazoo flights. According to the Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport website, four flights out of Kalamazoo to Chicago, scheduled for 11:20 a.m., have been canceled.
6:01 am
Mon September 15, 2014

Amtrak Improvements Planned Between Detroit and Chicago

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Upgrades should be completed by 2017 or 2018
Lansing The tracks have been cleared for the state to develop faster, cushier Amtrak service between Detroit and Chicago now that the Michigan Senate has ended its probe of a state passenger rail car purchase.

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