Red-band maxi drivers want distribution of bus route passes

    (Photo credit: Brenton Knight)

    Red-band maxi taxi operators and owners are urging Government to supply bus route passes to those who have been requesting.

    This morning they held a demonstration outside the Works Ministry on Richmond Street, Port of Spain.

    (Photo credit: Brenton Knight)

    103.1FM News spoke with maxi owner/operator Brenton Knight who said some drivers have bought vehicles and made requests for passes but remain confined to working on the Eastern Main Road.

    Mr Knight says the a request has been made, under the Freedom of Information Act, for figures on how many of the 1,149 passes allocated to red-band maxis remain to be given out.