Accessible voting issues a form of ‘disenfranchisement’, says Winnipeg man

A man who describes himself as a ‘Winnipeg Centre resident in a wheelchair’ is raising concerns about the city’s Transit Plus service after hearing that Winnipeggers who need accessible transportation are having difficulty getting to and from the polls.“I got...

Winnipeg Transit Plus bus repaired after photo of driver tying door closed with rope draws criticism

Winnipeg Transit Plus received some online criticism after a picture of a bus driver closing his door with rope was posted on social media.Here is my Winnipeg Transit Plus Driver tying his door shut with rope. @winnipegtransit please explain to...

Winnipeg Handi-Transit users experiencing delays

Many Winnipeggers using the city’s Transit Plus system, formally known as Handi-Transit, experienced delays on Thursday.Winnipeg Transit said on Twitter the slow response time is because it’s “in the process of implementing a new scheduling software.”Winnipeg Transit Plus (Handi-Transit) is...

Manitoba Ombudsman recommends 19 changes to Winnipeg’s Handi-Transit

A report by the Manitoba Ombudsman on Winnipeg Handi-Transit, now known as Transit-Plus, recommends the city expand eligibility for the service, create an extensive user guide, and change how it deals with “no show” charges.The recommendations are among 19 that are...