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.