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New York Transit Museum: ConnectedBus Talk
 

The New York Transit Museum in Brooklyn features an extensive gallery entitled On the Streets: New York’s Trolleys and Buses, which is dedicated to surface transportation and presents a history of above ground mobility for the last 175 years - from the early 1800s through the 21st Century. Part of the exhibition includes audio interviews with New York City Transit’s Department of Buses personnel.
New York City Motorbus Centennial
 
     
 
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More than 13,000 workers provide bus service to more than two million New Yorkers every day through the MTA New York City Transit Department of Buses. This staff includes bus operators, dispatchers, managers, mechanics, engineers, painters, cleaners, and clerks working from eighteen bus depots, four maintenance facilities, three paint shops, and one command center. Hear some of these people and learn about the important work they do to keep New York City's buses runnning. Click on any of the photos above of Department of Buses personnel or on "visit now" to open a virtual exhibit in which you can hear excerpts of each person's interview.
 
 

 





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