22 new natural gas buses start moving on the streets in Sofia, announced Sofia Municipality.
The machines are the "Yuotong" brand, low-floor, air-conditioned, with the possibility of using the Internet by the passengers.
Some of the buses will run on line 604. From mid-May, they will also serve lines 113, 384 and 75.
We have a clear vision and we develop the city as green and innovative, Yordanka Fandakova, Mayor of Sofia, said on the occasion of the 140th anniversary of the proclamation of Sofia as the capital of Bulgaria, Focus News Agency reports. Sofia is developing as a city of young and enterprising people, and that is why investment in education is crucial, the mayor said.
As part of the celebrations marking 140 years since Sofia was declared the capital of Bulgaria, the Culture Directorate and the team of the Historical Routes website organized a tour of part of Sofia's cultural heritage, which is called "Behind the Facades of Sofia homes". On 29th of March, the Sofia mayor Yordanka Fandakova was the first to pass on it, reports BNT.