Takeover of private bus service in the BX and city to be postponed till next year

Another postponement of the MTA's takeover of private bus service in the Bronx and city may happen once again if the City Council approves an extension.

The takeover of private bus lines, including Liberty Lines and New York Bus Service, was supposed to happen on December 4. Instead the takeover is expected to happen on January 15 and be staggered into the spring. It will be the third time the city has postponed the takeover.

The City Counicl is expected to vote on Tuesday.

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