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Rosco and Thomas Built Buses Make 'MOR' of Backup Camera System

School bus drivers have long relied on rearview mirrors, and more recently video cameras, to maximize safety, with some enjoying combination mirror/monitor camera systems. Now, Rosco Inc. has partnered with…
  • Last modified on Monday, 07 July 2014 16:30

Locally Grown

Trends to clean the air are shifting and becoming more stringent, from the EPA’s crackdown on coal-fired power plants to an ambitious eight-state alliance to put 3 million zero-emission passenger…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 December 2014 11:37

Making The Case

Two newly released industry case studies and other evidence around the country are powering arguments in favor of alternative fuels’ ability to reduce costs and improve performance while easing environmental…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 December 2014 11:44

Standing Strong

Caring, calm, patient, reliable and safe: News media often use these words to describe school bus drivers when they act heroically or retire after decades of exemplary service. Other valued…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 December 2014 11:45

Lead Generation

Jason Dorsey knows the value of hard work. So don’t let his age fool you. At 35 Dorsey is on the cusp of Generation Y, or the so-called “Millennials,” and…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 December 2014 11:48

Now What?

Over many years our school bus repair shops have confronted change. While many have evolved out of necessity, others have sought out tools and training to implement strategic change to…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 December 2014 11:49

Tread Lightly, Go Farther?

As transportation director for the Detroit Public Schools, Dale Goby was always looking for ways to save money without sacrificing student safety or operational efficiency. In 2005 he looked at…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 December 2014 11:50

More Propane-Powered School Buses Hitting Wisconsin Roads This Fall

Two established bus contractors in Wisconsin announced they are increasing their number of alternative-fuel school buses  and thus decreasing their fleets’ carbon footprint. Another motivation is the fuel savings they've…
  • Last modified on Friday, 27 June 2014 15:53