Public transport: the signing of the agreement for the new management of Autolinee for local public transport in Tuscany has arrived. A single manager instead of the current 22 companies. "The staff will be the real protagonist of this change" says the President of Autolinee Toscane, Bruno Lombardi.
The Florence tramway turns 10. The celebrations were held on February 14, 2020, at the Cascine bridge. All those who contributed to the construction and success of the infrastructure talked about it. Jean-Luc Laugaa, CEO of GEST: "Ten years for us means the growth of our company. We started with just a hundred employees and we have now doubled [...] In the future I hope we will be able to transport all of Florence" ("Florence Tv" report).
Over 100,000 people take the Florentine tram every day. A success that however also poses some critical issues such as overcrowding. The service of the TGR Rai Toscana that gets on the tram and collects opinions and evaluations of passengers. Jean-Luc Laugaa, CEO of GEST (RATP), manager of the Florence tramway was also interviewed. "We took many commuters and today many tourists because this vehicle attracts so many passengers. We are victims of this success".
Record of tickets sold for the new Latina TPL: 18,000 tickets sold in just one month and a half (As much as sold in 2017). Result of the start of the new management from 1 July of CSC Mobilità (Cilia Italia s.r.l. del gruppo RATP; Cialone Tour S.p.A.; Sac Mobilità s.r.l.).
"We have seen the opportunities and we try to show that dreams can come true." The new service that will change the local mobility of the city with a modern, sustainable service started on July 1st. The news explained by the protagonists. "Ibarbari.it" service