Bus Stop Countdown Signs

Meeting: 
MQT on 2007-05-23
Session date: 
May 23, 2007
Reference: 
2007/1087
Question By: 
Andrew Pelling
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

How many bus stops in Greater London now have countdown displays, and of this number how many were reported faulty over the last year?

Answer

Answer for Bus Stop Countdown Signs

Answer for Bus Stop Countdown Signs

Answered By: 
The Mayor

There are 2013 Countdown signs fitted at bus stops in Greater London. Of these, around 15% were not working at any one time as a result of vandalism, power and data line disruptions or other issues. Typically 32% of faults are fixed within one day and 64% within 3 days.