Project 17: Expansion and Replacement of Transit Vehicles

Project Description
The Expansion and Replacement of Transit Vehicles includes the purchase of various bus vehicles. The SPLOST 2005 funding used to date has been contributed as the ACC portion requirement under a Federal and State Grant program.

Project Details
  • Project Sponsor: Athens Transit System
  • Type: Vehicles
  • Project Manager: Don Martin

Status: August 31, 2012

The Expansion and Replacement of Transit Vehicles includes the purchase of various bus vehicles as follows:

  • Seven (7) 40 foot bus vehicles, two (2) 35-foot bus vehicles, six (6) 30-foot bus vehicles, six 6) van vehicles, and two (2) cars have been purchased and placed into service.  The SPLOST 2005 funding used to date has been contributed as the Athens-Clarke County portion requirement under a federal and state grant program.


Budget

Fiscal Period

Amount 

FY 2006 (Tier 1)

$300,000

FY 2007 (Tier 2)

$204,000

FY 2008 (Tier 3)

$225,000

FY 2009 (Tier 4)

$100,000

FY 2010 (Tier 5)

$624,065

FY 2011 (Tier 6)

$624,064

Total for this project:

$2,077,129