Regional Coun. Jane Mitchell is a regular rider on Grand River Transit.
Of the 16 people on Region of Waterloo council, she’s the only one who rides the bus day-to-day.
Yes, they want it for others, but they won’t use it. So then how do they know what is required?
I think that if the LRT and public transit is such a wonderful idea, then councillors should be using it. But they say it isn’t good enough for their needs:
Many of the politicians said the bus simply isn’t a practical means of getting to all the meetings and functions they attend in a day.
If it isn’t working for them, or possibly others, then shouldn’t they be doing something to fix that?