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All about Linn County: Newly arrived transit buses vivid scenes to promote local area


January 3, 2017

Linn Shuttle Director Ken Bronson shows off two brand new propane-powered buses delivered Friday, Dec. 30. The vehicles are decorated with photos portraying local activities and attractions, many of them in the Sweet Home area, in an effort to advertise what the region has to offer.

Senior Center Director Ken Bronson pointed to a photo of a Cascade Timber Consulting logging operation emblazoned on the side of a new bus in the Linn Shuttle fleet.

It’s an image that cuts right to the heart of Sweet Home’s and Linn County’s heritage: growing and harvesting timber.

“You cut down trees, and they grow back,” said Bronson, director of the transit service.

Linn Shuttle’s two newest buses prominently feature images reflecting Sweet Home and Linn County.

The buses, delivered Friday morning, feature 18 images, ranging from the hot air balloons in Albany to skiing...

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