Castle Bruce bus drivers had to find an alternative area to drop off and pick up passengers from Wednesday of this week.
Their designated spot was taken away for a couple of days to facilitate the launching of Melissa Skerrit as the Dominica Labour Party’s candidate for Roseau Central Constituency.
On Wednesday evening the bus drivers could be seen struggling with what to do and where to go. Passengers were likewise not sure where to go to meet their bus.
Newly appointed Deputy Chief Lincoln Corbette told DNO that a meeting was held with about 20 bus drivers on Wednesday to discuss and find a comfortable solution, however the Castle Bruce bus drivers explained to DNO that few of them were aware of the meeting or the changes.
The Bus Drivers decided to move back to their original packing area near the market without approval of the Authorities.
In the true spirit of cooperation, bus drivers could be heard calling each other and their passengers informing as to where they have located themselves.
A Police Officer did came on the scene to assess the situation and agreed to allow them to remain there.
On site preparation for Melissa Skerrit’s launching began on Wednesday evening, the launching will be on Saturday 9th November 2019. she is the last Dominica Labour Party Candidate to be launched. Election will be held on the 6th December 2019.