Bus riders divided over NICE overhaul plan

Nassau commuters will get another chance tonight to voice their concerns over NICE bus system's plan to cut routes in an effort to close its

GREAT NECK - Nassau commuters will get another chance tonight to voice their concerns over NICE bus system's plan to cut routes in an effort to close its nearly $7 million budget gap.

Under Veolia Transportation's plan that was unveiled yesterday, Saturday service will be slashed on the N51 and N45 lines, while some of the other lines will be merged. However, there will also be service addition and new express buses.

A public hearing on Veolia's plan is being held tonight in Great Neck. Riders: NICE buses not very nice to disabled commutersNassau bus drivers approve contract with Veolia TransportationNICE buses take on 1st full weekday commute Nassau Inter County Express bus lines roll out

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