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Durham Transit Second Best in Nation

Posted June 24, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— It appears the way to go in Durham is by bus. A University of North Carolina-Charlotte study says the Bull City has the second most cost effective transit system in the country.

Only Champaign-Urbana, Illinois ranked above Durham in mass transit efficiency. Researchers based their findings on several criteria, including the ratio of operating costs to passenger fares, the number of riders, and breakdown and repair records