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Encyclopedia > New York Bus Service

New York Bus Service was a bus company in New York City, United States, operating express service between the Bronx and Manhattan until July 1, 2005, when the MTA Bus Company took over the operations. An articulated bus operated by the CTA in Chicago, Illinois, USA. A Go North East Bus parked in a lay-by in Tyne and Wear, England A bus is a large road vehicle intended to carry numerous persons in addition to the driver and sometimes a conductor. ... Nickname: Big Apple, Gotham, NYC, City That Never Sleeps, The Concrete Jungle, The City So Nice They Named It Twice Location in the state of New York Coordinates: Country United States State New York Boroughs The Bronx Brooklyn Manhattan Queens Staten Island Settled 1676 Government  - Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Area... Housing projects in the infamous South Bronx area. ... The Borough of Manhattan, highlighted in yellow, lies between the East River and the Hudson River. ... July 1 is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 183 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The MTA Bus Company (MTA Bus for short), a subsidiary of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, is a public benefit corporation created to operate those bus routes formerly operated by private companies in the New York City area. ...


The company was founded in the mid-1940s under a different name to provide school bus service. It began operating racetrack services from the Bronx and Upper Manhattan in 1949 (as New York Bus Tours). Its first public route began operation in 1970. An IC Corporation CE300 bus transporting Houston ISD students. ... Alternative use: Race track Racetrack is a pencil and paper game, nominally for two players. ... Upper Manhattan is an area in New York City consisting of the thin, northern neck of the island of Manhattan. ...


Just prior to MTA Bus takeover, New York Bus Service operated the following routes that are now based in Eastchester Bus Depot[citation needed]: The Eastchester Bus Depot is located on Tilotson Avenue near Conner Street off of the New England Thruway (Interstate 95) in the Eastchester neighborhood of The Bronx, New York. ...

Express
  • BxM6 Midtown Manhattan - Parkchester
  • BxM7 Midtown Manhattan - Co-op City
  • BxM7A Midtown Manhattan - Pelham Bay
  • BxM7B Midtown Manhattan - City Island
  • BxM9 Midtown Manhattan - Throgs Neck
  • BxM10 Midtown Manhattan - Morris Park

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority operates a number of bus routes in New York City, United States. ...

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