J.T.S. has a good year
Director Dave Mumma, says some of the routes had huge increases, like the Beloit / Janesville express. He says ridership on that route hit a new high at over 65,000. He says in December alone, the number of passengers going to Blackhawk Technical College jumped 100%.
There were a few drops in ridership, including the special student routes. Mumma speculates laid off parents may be driving their kids to school.