BUSES PURCHASE PROSPECTS * USA -
* ARB approves $200 million for Cleaner School Buses from Proposition 1B Funding
USA -The AirZone Blog -28 Mar 2008: -- Program will reduce exposure of children to pollution from high emitting buses... The Air Resources Board approved today the allocation of nearly $200 million to replace the remaining 74 oldest school buses still circulating in California, and to replace or retrofit an additional 4,500 high polluting buses serving public schools...
* Snohomish transit agency to buy 23 double decker buses
Snohomish County,Wash,USA -Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle,WAS))/Bizjournals.com (Charlotte,NC) -March 31, 2008: -- Community Transit of Snohomish County plans to buy 23 double decker buses for daily commuter runs to Seattle... Community Transit put its first double decker bus, dubbed The Double Tall, into regular service last August... The agency said the number of passengers using its bus, vanpool and paratransit service jumped by 1 million, from 9.9 million riders in 2006 to 10.9 million last year... (Community Transit is planning on ordering 23 Double Decker Buses like the one shown here)
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