The COVID-19 era is requiring Canadians to face many new challenges. How we get from point A to point B is high on that list.
Pre-COVID, catching the bus was the go-to way of getting around for millions, but as many riders forgo the local bus stop in favour of more isolated options, or skip the daily commute altogether, transit is taking a hit. Public transit authorities in Canada have seen severe declines in ridership — more than 80 per cent in some areas.