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$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

EPA Awards $2M for Tribal School Bus Operations

The Clean Diesel Tribal Grant program allocates $2 million from the Diesel Emissions Reduction Act for vehicle replacement, including school buses, to improve air quality in tribal jurisdictions, it was…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 June 2018 11:30

School Bus Firm American Traffic Gets New Name

It’s presumably business as usual for school district customers of school bus illegal passing surveillance and enforcement programs from American Traffic Solutions (ATS) amid a relaunch of the brand as…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 09:19

100,000th Saf-T-Liner School Bus Delivered

The landmark 100,000th Saf-T-Liner C2 from Thomas Built Bus was delivered to Montgomery County Public Schools in Virginia, which has added the vehicle to its current fleet of 130 buses…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 10:59

Senate Bill Pushes FCC to Fund School Bus Wi-Fi

A bipartisan bill in the U.S. Senate pushes for school buses to be eligible for federal E-rate funding for internet connectivity, signaling to the FCC that it might be time…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 05 July 2018 09:00

Navistar CEO Praises Electric School Bus Pact

Troy Clarke, CEO of IC Bus parent company Navistar International Corp. (NYSE: NAV), provided new details on its electric drive school bus in a routine quarterly earnings results conference call…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 June 2018 11:12