News

Transit board to discuss purchase of charging stations

A resolution to purchase electric-vehicle charging stations by piggybacking with Los Angeles County will be on the agenda when the Kitsap Transit Board of Commissioners meet March 19.

The meeting will be at 10:15 a.m. in the council chambers of the Norm Dicks Government Center, 345 Sixth St., Bremerton.

According to Gayle Thomson, special projects technician for Kitsap Transit, by buying in a cooperative manner with another county, Kitsap Transit can save money on the purchase of 10 charging stations. The cost is expected to be about $45,000 and payable with a Federal Transit Authority grant. The units are expected to be installed at rural park and ride lots.

Also on the agenda is a review and resolution adopting Kitsap Transit's Title VI program in accordance with the US Department of Transportation guidelines. Title VI addresses equity within transportation services.

 

 

 

 

Our Mobile Apps

Community Events, April 2014

Add an Event
We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Read the latest Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Apr 18 edition online now. Browse the archives.