December 30, 2013

Wichita Transit considering switch to natural gas

WICHITA, Kan. — Wichita Transit Director Steve Spade plans to make a recommendation to the City Council to begin replacing its aging diesel fleet with buses that run on natural gas, according to The Wichita Eagle.

The city is beginning a multiyear plan to replace its fleet, while at the same time working through a community-based process to decide the scope and future of the bus program, which advocates say will run out of money in a little more than a year without new funding. For the full story, click here.

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