Access Bus Refurbishment

The AccessBus service provides door to door transport to local facilities within each district of West Yorkshire and is mainly aimed at those with limited mobility.

The AccessBus service provides door to door transport to local facilities within each district of West Yorkshire and is mainly aimed at those with limited mobility.

West Yorkshire Combined Authority provides 33 fully accessible minibuses to be used to deliver the service and was recently awarded a £422,000 grant from Department of Transport to replace the vehicle exhaust systems and reduce emissions.In addition to which, £473,000 was made available through the Local Transport Plan for the refurbishment of the vehicles to more modern standards, including re-livery of the vehicles, full CCTV and fitment of digital destination systems. 

Project Lead

West Yorkshire Combined Authority

District/ Area

Leeds City Region

Business case summary

 

Funding

£422,000 grant from DfT plus

£473,000 LTP funding

Project Status

Ongoing

Start and end dates

2016-late 2018

Delivery partners

Eminox

Other funders

None

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