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Midwest Bus to add 100 jobs for rehab contract

Posted on October 24, 2013

OWOSSO, Mich. — Midwest Bus Corp., which revamps transit buses, plans to add about 100 workers at its Owosso facilities after landing a $31.4 million contract with Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority to rebuild 192 buses, the Lansing State Journal reported.

Gov. Rick Snyder, who toured one of the company’s facilities, said the project will create dozens of spinoff jobs at other Michigan companies and boost economic growth, according to the report. For the full story, click here.

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