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Macon-Bibb is opting for electric buses.

This fleet of five electric buses and a charging station would cost approximately $8 million. Macon-Bibb is applying for grants to cover that cost.

New buses a possibility down the road

Sarah Pounds, News Editor September 9, 2015

The cones are gone. The new asphalt is smooth. Dark. A stretch of Mercer University Drive was under construction this summer as part of the Second Street Corridor project, a Macon-Bibb initiative that...

Everyone at the Bike Macon meeting was encouraged to brainstorm ideas for how to make the city more bike and pedestrian friendly. Photo cred Sarah Pounds.

Bike Macon hopes to unite cyclists

Sarah Pounds, News Editor August 27, 2015

Jeff Hugdahl has been teaching chemistry at Mercer University for 18 years. And for at least 10 of them, he’s been riding his bike to work. The trip takes him anywhere from 15 to 20 minutes and is...

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