Putnam County Starts School Year with Electric Buses from Cumberland

Aug 2, 2023Bus, Industry News, News, Tennessee

NewsChannel 5 features Putnam County and Cumberland IC Bus for delivering First EPA Grant Funded Electric Buses in the Nation

“Putnam County and several other school systems in Tennessee qualified for full funding and so Putnam County agreed for Cumberland to submit the grant on their behalf,” Bus Account Manager for Cumberland International Trucks Ashley Scurlock said.

Scurlock said the two buses were the first in the entire country through the entire EPA program to be delivered to the end user.

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