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STN EXPO Indianapolis Announced at State Conference

FORT WAYNE IN — STN Media Group (STN), with the support of the School Transportation Association of Indiana (STAI), school bus engine manufacturer Cummins, Inc., and school bus seating and…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 05 July 2018 09:33

NJ School Board OKs 3-Point Seat Belts Following Crash

The Paramus, New Jersey school board voted to require its buses to be equipped with shoulder-restraint-style (three point) seat belts for buses it is planning to purchase, for an extra $5,300 per bus.…
  • Last modified on Monday, 25 June 2018 09:04

Technology Concerns Stall School Bus Medical Rule

Due to technology concerns, the Federal Motor Carrier Administration extended certain provisions of the Medical Examiner’s Certification Integration final rule, which establishes guidelines for reporting and processing medical information from…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 June 2018 11:01

N. Calif. Grand Jury Wants New School Bus Program

A civil grand jury in Marin County in northern California is urging the launch of a better-funded school bus program to serve more kindergarten through eighth grade students.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 05 July 2018 09:17

Propane School Bus Registrations Top 700 Percent

The quantity of propane school bus registrations in the U.S. increased 700 percent in the last five years, according to new vehicle registration reports compiled by the Propane Education &…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 June 2018 10:42

$94M for Electric, CNG School Buses in Calif.

Under Grant Funding Opportunity GFO-17-607 (School Bus Replacement for California School Districts and County Offices of Education), California school districts can apply for a share of $94.1 million in funding…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 05 July 2018 09:29

NY Gov. Cuomo Continues School Bus Tour

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s statewide school bus tour continued with stops scheduled in White Plains and Ellenville, New York, at White Plains High School and Ellenville High School.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 June 2018 15:48

Delaware School Bus Slams into Ditch & Overturns

In what could have been a far more serious crash, two high school students were lucky to escape with only minor injuries from a school bus that crashed into a…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 June 2018 11:39

School Bus Aide Arrested; Video of Student Assault

A Prince George’s County (Maryland) Schools bus aide was arrested over the weekend and held without bond after school bus video obtained by local police from the school district showed…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 10:51

School Bus Stage Prop for NY Gun Reform Bill

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and other officials utilized the school bus to transport them to an outdoor press conference on increased school security held at Plainview Old Bethpage John F.…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 09:05

CEC Grant New Effort to Replace School Buses

A “pre-application workshop” is being held Tuesday morning to share information on the $78.7 million in grant funding from the California Energy Commission to replace the state’s oldest and most…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 10:56