Penza applies for federal support to purchase 121 buses
Penza, 6 February 2020. PenzaNews. The Penza administration together with the Department of Transport and Communications of the city submitted an application for federal support to the Ministry of Transport of Russia to purchase 121 buses within the national project Safe and Quality Roads.
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According to the city hall, the possibility of updating the rolling stock of ground public passenger transport is provided by the federal project System-wide Measures of Road Facilities Development.
"Within the limits of the specified project it is planned to buy 121 buses of the big class working on gas-engine fuel, for the further replacement of a rolling stock on operating municipal routes," states a message placed by a representative of the mayoralty on the profile of the Penza region government on social network VKontakte in reply to a question of an Internet user about plans of the city authority to solve problems with public transport.
It is added that the released rolling stock will be used on routes served by small buses, including those connecting the districts of Zapadnaya Polyana and Shuist.