EPA Seeking RFPs for $13.5M in DERA Funds

The U.S. EPA announced it is accepting proposals to tap into approximately $13.5 million in federal funds for clean-diesel projects. Applications are due June 15 with project awards to be…
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Baltimore Riots Impact Student Transportation

School districts in the Baltimore area had to alter their transportation operations due to the unrest in the city this week related to protests that devolved into looting and clashes…
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California Celebrates School Bus Driver Appreciation Day

Several California school districts celebrated School Bus Driver Appreciation Day with events that gave back to the front-line employees who provide student transportation services.
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Louisiana Bill Removes Restrictions on School Bus Stops

A bill formally introduced in the Louisiana State Legislation seeks to amend a law passed last year that prohibits school bus stops from being located in such a way that…
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Thomas Built Buses Adds New Mexico Dealer

Albuquerque Freightliner, part of LoneStar Truck Group, announced it is now offering Thomas Built Buses products, including Type A, C and D buses.
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Canadian Company Named IC Bus Dealer of the Year

Western Canada Bus of Edmonton, Alberta won the 2014 Dealer of the Year award recently from IC Bus for demonstrating excellence in sales performance and industry and community leadership.
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Durham Acquires N.Y. Transportation Company

School bus contractor Durham School Services recently acquired Folmsbee’s Transportation Inc., a company based in Waterford, New York.
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Seon Purchases School Bus Routing Company

In acquiring the net assets of routing company U.S Computing Inc., Seon announced it would continue to invest in developing and growing the transportation software company. Officials also said they…
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Total Cost of Ownership

It’s farther down the road for schools buses to adapt technologies that are becoming commonplace in the consumer automotive sector — such as next-generation connectivity and sensing leading to autonomous…
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National Express Employees Earn Distinctions

National Express recognized employees and teams with their annual Values Award at a recent ceremony in London. The company gives the award to individuals who live the company’s values of…
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