09 Feb '18, 11pm
IMG’s James River Transportation celebrates 90 years! Learn More: https://t.co/UMWLtAyPzA
It was in 1928, that James River Bus Lines began operating a single bus along the James River from Goochland into Richmond for commuters and shoppers. Since that time, the company has been a case study for surviving an ever-changing industry landscape. All aspects of the bus business have seen dramatic changes including passengers’ needs, government regulation and technology. In the early days, bus transportation was primarily to transport individuals into town for work or shopping. There were also longer distance bus routes that took passengers across the country. As the automobile became more popular, the reliance on public transportation faded and scheduled bus service was dramatically reduced. For James River, it was no different and the company began chartering its vehicles for more leisure activity, family reunions, sporting events, church trips and beach vacations. ...