Barry Sudduth took over as National Association for Pupil Transportation president during industry conferences in Columbus, Ohio and was joined on the board by Rick Grisham, the 2017 STN Leadership Award winner and executive director of transportation for Cobb County School District in Georgia.
NEW YORK – The New York School Bus Contractors Association (NYSBCA) presented their 2017 industry safety and service awards during the association’s 63rd annual convention held October 13 - 15 at the Courtyard by Marriott in Lake George, NY.
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Jeremiah Bradberry of Cobb County School District near Atlanta won the America’s Best Technician award while Bryce Ivie of the Utah Highway Patrol was named America’s Best Inspector at the National Association for Pupil Transportation Summit.
COLUMBUS, Ohio – School bus GPS and fleet management company Zonar announced the winners of the seventh annual Don Carnahan Memorial Grant to equip about 1,500 school buses nationwide with hardware to enhance safety, security and efficiency.
The National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services spent time on Sunday discussing some pressing issues currently surrounded by controversy, accusations and questions, including lap-shoulder belts and mobile data terminals aboard school buses as well as how federal school reform and criminal behavior by bus drivers affect the industry.
The 2017 America's Best Training and Skills Challenge held its maintenance and inspection competition on Sunday at one of the Columbus City Schools facilities.