Project Title & Description
Virginia Public Fleets Diesel Emissions Reduction Initiative
This assistance agreement provides funding to Hampton Roads Clean Cities under the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009. This project will retrofit 35 transit buses with diesel particulate filters in Hampton Roads; replace a refuse vehicle with a hybrid version in Chesterfield County; replace 4 school buses with propane powered school buses at Spotsylvania Public Schools; and replace 10 refuse, dump, and fire trucks, and ambulances in the City of Chesapeake. This project will create jobs while protecting air quality.