Trolley Bus Plans

County transit officials have chosen these 12 bus routes for conversions to electric trolley buses from standard diesel buses. The Southern California Rapid Transit District is seeking public comment.

Electric trolley buses are quieter and less polluting than diesel buses, but need overhead electric wires supported by poles. County officials have promised to plant thousands of trees to mask the wires and make sidewalks more pleasant.

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