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Canberra Liberals promise to reinstate school buses

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It has been six months since the Barr Labor-Greens government overhauled our bus network, throwing public transport into chaos and isolating many Canberrans.

Longer commute times, greater walks to bus stops, more transfers, and two-hour waits on weekends are just some of the features of this new network that Canberrans have had to endure over recent months.

The Canberra Liberals have been inundated with stories about how the bus changes have made life more difficult for Canberrans. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

One of the most controversial decisions was to cut a significant number of dedicated school bus services, and to deprioritise dedicated school buses, ranking them last in their "service hierarchy", in favour of the general public network.

At least 50 Canberra schools have no dedicated........

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