President Donald Trump announced via Twitter today that $13.9 Million in federal aid is going to the city of New Orleans from the U.S. Department of Transportation. The money is intended for supporting bus services and fleet improvements.

President Trump put the information out via Twitter and you can see it here @realDonaldTrump

This is great news for the people of New Orleans as well as the state of Louisiana. New Orleans is a hub for tourism in the south and public transportation plays a major role in the success of the area.

The announcement stems from a major financial investment of $464 Million into America's bus systems by the U.S. Department of Transportation. You can see the information they posted to Twitter here @USDOT