The Keizer City Council voted 6-1 to support a grant request by Cherriots that might lead to purchasing five new electric buses.
Cherriots is applying for a Federal Transit Administration grant for low- or no-emission buses and charging infrastructure.
The grant request total is roughly $3.6 million, which includes the five buses at a cost of $716,000 each, said Colleen Busch, Keizer’s representative on the Salem . . .