The downtown bus station won’t be a bus station much longer.
If she has to be stranded at the bus station for another night Tuesday, Debra Taylor of Bakersfield, Calif., is glad it’s Billings.
After a nearly four-month safety shutdown, the owners of Billings-based Rimrock Stages Inc. are close to receiving permission from regulators in Washington, D.C., to resume bus service as soon as they buy insurance.
Bus riders traveling east and west between Billings and Missoula have three daily round trips to choose from again.
Kay Stuart, the Billings bus terminal commissioned agent, said Billings has all but one bus run reinstated after the March 22 shutdown of Rimrock Stages for safety violations.