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Greater Bridgeport Transit to make changes that will allow 650-pound disabled man to ride city bus, vans

Anytime Casanova has tried to take a city

Anytime Casanova has tried to take a city bus or a handicapped van, he says he was turned away because of his weight. (January 29, 2014 5:40 PM)

Officials with the Greater Bridgeport Transit tell News 12 Connecticut they plan to make changes necessary to ensure that a disabled Bridgeport man can ride on a city bus or van.

Orland Casanova, 53, says that due to a medical condition, he now weighs more than 650 pounds. He says his electric wheelchair is his only means of transportation.

Anytime Casanova has tried to take a city bus...

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