January 25, 2012

Fla. transit to seek on demand bus grant

LAKELAND, Fla. — Lakeland Area Mass Transit board members voted unanimously to apply for a $1.3 million grant that would allow passengers to call a bus driver and request to be picked up and then returned to a specific address, The Ledger.com reported.

The grant would cover the cost of a new 15-seat bus, on-board vehicle technology and operating expenses for a year. For the full story, click here.

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