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Ridership up for Highway 17 Express bus

     For some people, the thought of taking a trip over-the-hill on Highway 17 is a jaw clenching, white knuckle experience.      But for the hundreds of people who take the Santa Cruz Metropolitan Transportation District’s Highway 17 Express buses … Continue reading

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Busses hazard lights can be confusing to passing motorists, reader says

Dear Street Smarts, Q Metro buses flash their emergency flashers when stopped at a bus stop. I have questions and comments about this. First, is it legal? Once upon a time, emergency flashers were only to be used by distressed … Continue reading

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