Year after fire, agency gets new buses

Ozark Regional Transit to return borrowed vehicles; financial footing slippery

Posted: January 15, 2018 at 2:10 a.m.

Joel Gardner, executive director (from left), Jason Lance, operations manager and John Williams, transit coordinator, inspect Saturday Jan. 13 2018 a new bus delivered to to Ozark Regional Transit on Saturday morning. It is one of eight new buses that ORT will receive.

SPRINGDALE -- Ozark Regional Transit continues to provide public transportation a year after fire destroyed most of its fleet, but is struggling to rise from the ashes financially.

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