Talk:List of bus routes in the Bronx

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List all of the bus routes in the Bronx[edit]

The table should be expanded to include all the bus routes in the Bronx. The exclusion of the Q44, QBx, and the local Westchester routes does not make sense from the user (neither the user of Wikipedia, nor the user of the buses!) Jd2718 23:28, 19 January 2007 (UTC)

This is a list of all the routes. Since the routes with other prefixes have details on other pages, the reader is instead linked to the pages that cover them in detail. Otherwise we have the same details on two pages and there is a high risk of desyncing as routes change or people add historical information. --NE2 23:33, 19 January 2007 (UTC)
When changes occur, editors know to transfer the new information to multiple pages. It is an uneven process, for sure, but it happens on WP every day for hundreds of articles. This is not a reason to leave an article incomplete. —The preceding unsigned comment was added by Jd2718 (talkcontribs) 23:40, 19 January 2007 (UTC).
You keep stating that this article is incomplete, but it is not (with the exception of not listing the "W" buses). It lists all buses that operate in the Bronx. --NE2 23:44, 19 January 2007 (UTC)
But the table is missing "bus routes in the Bronx." That makes it incomplete. Jd2718 23:47, 19 January 2007 (UTC)
The article is more than the table. The article is a list of all routes in the Bronx (hence the name) plus a table of routes that begin with "Bx". --NE2 23:52, 19 January 2007 (UTC)
I think the lists should include every route that sets foot into the borough's borders. So in this case, every route in (and those running to/from other brorughs/counties) The Bronx should be listed. Pacific Coast Highway {talkcontribs} 23:59, 19 January 2007 (UTC)
The list does include "every route that sets foot into the borough's borders". It refers the reader to other articles for details on some of the others. --NE2 00:09, 20 January 2007 (UTC)

Any bus in the Bronx should be included. Larry V (talk | e-mail) 03:18, 20 January 2007 (UTC)

Every bus in the Bronx is included. --NE2 03:20, 20 January 2007 (UTC)

Dates of bustitution[edit]

Here they are sorted by number:

The Bx22 seems to have been tacked onto an existing bus route, but that doesn't explain the Bx19 and Bx20.

It's possible that these were sorted by depot. --NE2 04:59, 8 March 2007 (UTC)

Table of old and new numbers[edit]

old route new
Bx1 Concourse Bx1
Bx2 Melrose-Concourse Bx2
Bx3 Prospect-Crotona part of Bx17
Bx4 Bainbridge-Katonah Bx34
Bx5 Story-Bruckner Bx5
Bx6 Gun Hill-Boston Bx30
Bx7 Boston part of W60/W61/W62
Bx8 Williamsbridge-Bronxwood part of Bx8
Bx9 Eastchester Bx31
Bx10 Broadway-Riverdale Bx7
Bx11 181st-170th-Claremont Bx11
Bx12 207th-Fordham-Pelham-Shore-City Island part of Bx12/Bx29
Bx13 Castle Hill-White Plains Bx22
Bx14 Edenwald-Boston part of Bx16
Bx15 Jerome-Gun Hill Bx28
Bx16 Bainbridge-233rd-Nereid part of Bx16
Bx17 Bedford Park-Allerton Bx25/Bx26
Bx18 Sedgwick-Macombs Bx18
Bx19 Eastchester-Baychester part of Bx16
Bx20 Southern-Kingsbridge-Broadway Bx9
Bx21 Triboro N/A
Bx22 Westchester-Country Club Bx14
Bx23 Layton-Crosby part of Bx8
Bx24 Bailey-Henry Hudson Bx20/N/A
Bx25 Morris-Jerome Bx32
Bx26 Third-Boston-Morris Park Bx21
Bx27 Westchester-Rosedale-Sound View Bx27
Bx28 Tremont-White Plains-Gun Hill part of Bx10/part of Bx39
Bx29 125th-Willis-Third Bx15
Bx30 145th-149th part of Bx19
Bx31 Southern part of Bx19
Bx32 St. Ann's part of Bx17
Bx33 135th-138th Bx33
Bx34 155th-161st-163rd-Hunts Point Bx6
Bx35 181st-167th-169th Bx35
Bx36 181st-Tremont-180th-174th-White Plains Bx36
Bx37 181st-Ogden Bx13
Bx38 181st-University-Sedgwick Bx3
Bx39 Sedgwick already part of Bx18 by 1977
Bx40 Burnside-Tremont Bx40/Bx42
Bx41 Third-Webster-White Plains Bx41
Bx42 Westchester Bx4
Bx49 181st-Woodycrest N/A
Bx52 Co-Op City-Shore part of Bx12
Bx54 Story-White Plains-Metropolitan part of Bx14
Bx55 Third-Webster Bx55
Bx56 Culture Bus Loop III N/A

Westchester Bee-Line[edit]

I have reinstated the W's in the route numbers. Within the City of New York, they are referred to with the "W" prefix, both by the MTA and The City of New York. Pacific Coast Highway {Kiss me!I'm irish!} 21:27, 14 March 2007 (UTC)

  • Remove the prefixed W, as to why... NYCTA now classifies as Bee Line route - #, NYCDOT classifies with a W prefix... So there are multiple conflicting information, we should used the Bee Line route information instead of NYCT and NYCDOT conflicting info. BWCNY 20:03, 28 May 2007 (UTC)

180th-181st Crosstown?[edit]

This was apparently the first of many Surface Transportation Corporation routes replacing the trolleys, started on June 24, 1941: [1] --NE2 20:52, 30 March 2007 (UTC)

Revising bus tables[edit]

I'm proposing a standard format for route tables across all pages. You can read it here. Comments are appreciated. Pacific Coast Highway {talkcontribs} 01:21, 11 September 2009 (UTC)

Introductory Picture[edit]

As with most articles in the WP:NYCPT project dealing with buses, unless there is more than one livery per article for routes of one carrier (i.e., Select Bus Service, Bee Line's Shuttle routes, and GO Bus, there should only be one pic to introduce the article, with the route number clearly visible. I will be changing all of the articles to match this. This article as is already conforms.--AEMoreira042281 (talk) 05:39, 20 December 2009 (UTC)