Monthly Archives

January 2015

Monthly Archives: January 2015

Fleet Savings: Begin with the End in Mind

We scour the web for the best prices on a flat-screen TV. We go to the local pub on 25-cent wing night. We all look to save money — especially when it comes to one of our most expensive investments, the vehicles we buy. Sticker prices make it easy to compare a vehicle’s cost. But, the key to fleet savings is in the finer print — of maintenance, repair, depreciation, taxes, insurance, and more.

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Oregon Shuttle Company Buys Two Propane Buses

Sweet Home, Ore.-based Linn Shuttle has replaced two of its passenger buses with ones that run on propane. According to a Democrat-Herald report, Georgia-based Blue Bird factory-built the new vehicles, which feature V-10 Ford engines and cost $132,000 each… (NGT News)

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How Do The Kids in Your Community Get to School?

How do the kids in your community get to school? Across the nation, many students walk or ride their bikes, or their parents drop them off. But, according to the American School Bus Council, more than half of America’s students ride buses every day.

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Propane Buses Ready to Roll in Frigid Weather

It was another day off school Friday for Austintown Schools. The district first delayed classes and then canceled school. All 50 propane buses were ready to go, but never had to pick up students. This is the first winter the district has propane fueled buses in its fleet… (WYTV.com)

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