BROOKLYN - Mayor Michael Bloomberg made a stop in Brooklyn to test out the borough's first Select Bus Service.
The mayor caught a ride at Nostrand Avenue in Flatbush on the first weekday of the new B44 route, which promises a quicker trip between Sheepshead Bay and Williamsburg.
The line follows the normal B44 route on Nostrand, Bedford and Rogers avenues, but makes fewer stops. A special receipt is also needed to get on.
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MTA workers say they're available to help commuters get adjusted to any changes.