FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Some Northwest Allen County Schools buses will have seatbelts in the fall.
The NACS board approved buying new seat backs with three-point belts for 24 buses Monday night.
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It will cost the district $247,887 to retrofit those buses.
The district says every bus in the district will have seat belts in six years.
This also means the district will start ordering buses with seat belts as part of its bus replacement program.
Fort Wayne Community Schools will also have seat belts on some buses next year.
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