Food service concessions and popular attractions like the zoo’s zip line are cutting hours or temporarily closing for lack of employees
As the coronavirus cuts into the Milwaukee streetcar’s ridership, it also raises long-term questions about changing transit habits.
The Milwaukee County Transit System has been trapped in a budget-induced death spiral – increased fares and reduced service, leading to fewer riders and less revenue, leading to increased fares and reduced service. But it wasn’t always that way. Can an out-of-state, for-profit company resurrect the public system?