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Annual FMCSA Safety Belt Art Contest Kicks Off

The federal agency’s 2014 “Be Ready. Be Buckled.” student art contest, organized by the Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Belt Partnership, is open to students in kindergarten through sixth grade with…
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HSM Expands Presence With Acquisition of Summit Seating

The provider of integrated transportation solutions acquired Elkhart, Ind.-based Summit Seating Inc., which manufactures seating products for the transit bus, recreational vehicle, van and other specialty vehicles for original equipment…
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STEO Streamlines Bus Cancellation Process as Winter Storms Hit Canada

With intense blizzards blasting Eastern Ontario last week and Alberta this week, Student Transportation of Eastern Ontario (STEO) announced it has made improvements in managing — and communicating — school…
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NAPT’s SNT Endorsement Recipients Now Total 75

Another wave of student transporters earned the Special Needs Transportation (SNT) endorsement from the National Association of Pupil Transportation.
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Texas School District Touts Fuel Savings With Propane Buses

After running propane-autogas school buses for six years, the Seguin Independent School District estimates a 33-percent savings on fuel costs, in addition to helping reduce harmful greenhouse gas emissions.
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EPA Grants for Clean Buses Awarded in Illinois and Ohio

Two school districts in Illinois and Ohio are cleaning up their bus fleets thanks to funding from the EPA Clean School Bus grant program. Zanesville City Schools, located about 55 miles…
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Zonar Systems Names New Vice Presidents

Zonar, a leading provider of fleet management technology, is pleased to announce the promotions of Fred Fakkema to vice president of compliance and Tony Bezilla to vice president of product…
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