Birmingham City Council shores up city transit system - WBRC FOX6 News - Birmingham, AL

Birmingham City Council shores up city transit system

By Ashley Nix

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - The Birmingham City Council unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday that gives the Birmingham-Jefferson County Transit Authority $3 million for operating expenses.

The BJCTA is under a lot of scrutiny from city councilors who say the system hasn't been managed properly.

But, councilors agree that Mayor William Bell's plan to overhaul the system is the right way to help improve the transit authority.

Watch FOX6 News at 5:00 for more information on this story.

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