The Island Explorer bus system, which provides seasonal fare-free rides on Mount Desert Island and in Acadia National Park, is putting 21 new buses on the road this month as it prepares to start its 21st summer in service. The new buses, built by Hometown Manufacturing of Crandon, Wisconsin, become part of the system’s fleet of 37 buses, four vans and two bicycle trailers.

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