Davis: New bus service options a step forward for Mon Valley

HARRISBURG, March 23 – State Rep. Austin Davis, D-Allegheny, issued the following statement in response to an announcement by the Port Authority of Allegheny County that it has developed new service options related to the Bus Rapid Transit plans to better meet the concerns of local riders:

“The Port Authority’s announcement today is a step forward for Mon Valley residents, and I thank the board and CEO Kelleman for taking another look at its plans. I look forward to joining Senator Brewster and the Port Authority in April for a meeting in my communities to allow riders to get a first-hand look at the options, and to have an opportunity to provide feedback to the authority.”

Davis and Sen. Jim Brewster will host a meeting along with the Port Authority in the district to present the new options in April. The date, time and location of that meeting will be announced soon.