Posts Tagged ‘ bus ’

Bales finds needed outlet as UNL bus driver

Dec 13th, 2012 | By | Category: 2012, Dec. 13, Employee News, Issue

Eight years ago, Linda Bales needed an escape. Having relocated to Nebraska, Bales spent her days caring for a mother-in-law who suffered a series of strokes and a retired-military husband hampered by alcoholism. “That kind of care, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, it weighs on you,” Bales said. “I really needed something [...]



Agreement shifts intercampus bus route to StarTran

Dec 13th, 2012 | By | Category: 2012, Campus News, Dec. 13, Issue

StarTran, the City of Lincoln’s bus service, will assume total control of UNL’s intercampus bus route starting Jan. 2. Riders will not experience any changes in the intercampus — 24 Holdrege or 24 Vine — route or schedule. The change does reduce UNL’s transit-related responsibilities and expenses over time, allowing Parking and Transit Services to [...]



Get on the bus

Oct 9th, 2008 | By | Category: Campus News, October 9, 2008

Bruce happy with her new ride Mary Jane Bruce has gotten on the bus. After 15 years of driving to City Campus, the broadcast services specialist with University Communications opted for a StarTran bus permit over a campus-parking permit. FREE-WHEELIN’ – Broadcast specialist Mary Jane Bruce says she has time to read and relax while [...]