When His City’s Transit Service Stalled, One Man Built His Own Bus Company

Andy Didorosi founded the Detroit Bus Company in 2012 to fill some of the gaps in his city’s broken public transportation system.

NationSwell tells the story of the Detroit Bus Company, which provides free transit services to neighborhoods in need around Detroit.

The Detroit Bus Company’s main source of revenue comes from private tours, but funding from the Skillman Foundation goes toward the free rides in neighborhoods in need.

The following video gives a more complete picture of the benefit of the company. “It’s like an insurmountable issue….The transit system here in Detroit just doesn’t work,” says Didorosi in the video.