TRU staff, supporters, and DDOT staff pose in front of a new, green bus that says SHOE TERMINAL on its destination sign. Everyone is smiling.

What We Learned Touring DDOT’s Shoemaker Terminal

On June 18, DDOT generously hosted a group of TRU members for a behind-the-scenes tour of the Shoemaker Terminal, DDOT’s bus facility on the East Side. This was a Member Appreciation Event for TRU supporters. And it was delightful. We started out at DDOT’s state-of-the-art bus driver training facility. The classroom there features real, physical …

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Transit on Tap: Get on Board!

Join TRU for another edition of Transit on Tap, our transit-oriented happy hour! We will meet up, hang out, and talk about ways to get more people on board transit. It’s informal, and everyone is welcome. Transit on TapThursday, April 25, 5-7pmUFO Factory, 2110 Trumbull in DetroitTake the 2 Michigan or the 29 Linwood bus! …

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Accepting Applications for our Board of Directors!

TRU is seeking passionate talented individuals to serve on our Board of Directors.

Board members are brought together by a shared commitment to improving our local economy and quality of life through improved public transportation.

Board member responsibilities include monthly meetings, ambassadorship for the organization, participation in TRU events, a significant contribution (individually determined), and a willingness to share time and talents for the common goal.