StarMetro getting 15 new buses

StarMetro getting 15 new buses
Posted at 7:13 AM, Sep 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-22 03:15:04-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - Upgrades are coming to Tallahasee StarMetro buses.

A $1 million grant from the Federal Transit Administration will finance 15 new electric buses, replacing aging diesel ones.

They buses will also be more cost efficient and improve air quality.

StarMetro is one of 51 projects receiving the grant.

MOBILE USERS: Download our WTXL news app on your Apple and Android devices for the latest from South Georgia and North Florida. Also, download our WTXL Weather Now app for Apple and Android devices to get the latest local weather wherever you go. 

Copyright 2017 WTXL via Raycom News Network. All rights reserved.