Feds approve grant for electric bus in Juneau

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The City and Borough of Juneau has won a $1.5 Million grant from the U. S. Department of Administration for an electric bus.

    According to a department release, fifty two projects in 41 states will share the $84.5 Million in available funding for the grant program.

    The funding for Juneau will flow through the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities.

    Juneau Mayor Ken Koelsch reacted on Action Line Friday by saying its fantastic and phenomenal that its happening in Juneau. "I think the Juneau community has a lot to be proud of," he said.

     

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