September 23, 2009 - Fredericton|
There are 86 new, environmentally friendly school buses operating in the province. Transportation Minister Denis Landry, Education Minister Roland Haché, and Environment Minister Rick Miles made the announcement today. Landry said that more than $6.8 million has been invested in these buses, with the funding coming from the Department of Transportation's capital budget. The buses were purchased and are maintained through the department's vehicle management agency. From left: Miles; Landry; and Haché.