Don’t panic over small ridership drop in early 2017, OC Transpo head says

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Don’t panic over small ridership drop in early 2017, OC Transpo head says

People shouldn’t panic about a small decrease in OC Transpo ridership in the first quarter of 2017, Ottawa’s transit head says.

“We always need to remind everybody to put all that into perspective,” general manager John Manconi said Wednesday after a transit commission meeting. “We’re around 100 million rides a year, so when people talk about a drop, you look at that number. It’s a very, very small percentage.”

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