(CBS) — The CTA is in a holiday mood. It’s giving away buses.
The 30 buses are from a group retired about a year ago and will go to four downstate agencies. But at least a couple of the buses are likely to be rolling on South Side streets as early as February.READ MORE: Massive Chemical Plant Fire In Rockton, Illinois, Could Burn For Days
“We’ve gotten a Christmas present. This is nice. This is a great example of how government agencies should work together,” said Rob Hoffmann, managing director of the Kankakee-based River Valley Metro Mass Transit District, which is getting five of the buses.