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A massive grouper steals a four-foot shark from a fisherman's line off the coast of Florida.
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -
Sun Tran writers United Tuesday night outside City Hall to
send the council a message.
"Writers that I spoke with had no idea of these
proposed changes," said bus rider Cesar Aguirre.
He said that he rides by choice, but he says changing
schedules and routes will make life hard for those who depend on the bus.
Routes around Tucson are on the plan, but he worries especially for those on
the south and west sides.
"There are some routes changes they're making that
would save money and would enhance the system. But what we are focused on is
the routes that are being cut or the wait time between buses are being
increased, and so those are the ones that we are focusing on, and if you look
at those routes, most of them are on the south and west side of town,"
"Our analysis determine to that although we will have
an impact, there's no escaping that, it does not meet at threshold that has
been established, and that's basically a 20 percent difference or
threshold," said Carlos deLeon, deputy director of the Tucson Department
Sun Tran must find almost $2.4 million in savings. Some fare
increases have been suggested, but the riders union expects the council to
avoid an increase. It suggest the savings come from somewhere else in the
"I think that, when they're thinking about the greater
good of the city, that sometimes we have to make that choice and pick those
battles that we might not want to take on, but it's going to be for the greater
good of the people," Aguirre said.
Tuesday was a study session for the council. It has
yet to pick a strategy from the proposal. The final vote could be in
June. While the route changes will save an estimated $2 million,
eliminating redundancies between buses and the modern streetcar could save another