Fayette School Board buys 20 school buses

Fayette School Board buys 20 school buses

The Fayette County Board of Education on Dec. 11 approved the purchase of 20 school buses for a price not to exceed $2 million using SPLOST (special purpose local option sales tax) funds.

Awarded to Rush Truck Center, of Atlanta, the purchase includes 15 buses with a 72-person capacity and five buses with a 54-person capacity.

The purchase included a number of extended warranties. — Ben Nelms.