Advancing Miami-Dade’s Public Transportation
Commissioner Esteban Bovo, Jr. on the County’s Commitment to Advancing Bus & Rail Infrastructure
Since the rise of ride-share services of Uber and Lyft in 2014, Miami-Dade County has seen ridership in its major public transportation services decline by almost 20%. That’s according to a recent study by the county’s own Transportation and Public Works department.
In an effort to increase ridership, while also hoping to ease up traffic congestion, County Commission Chairman, Esteban Bovo, Jr.
, discusses the steps being taken
to create a reliable public transportation infrastructure.
Interview recorded: July 18th
Produced by: Florida Newsmakers Team