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LA Unified Upsizes Nation's Largest School Bus CNG Fleet

Los Angeles Unified School District is increasing the size of its CNG fleet with the purchase of 71 new Saf-T-Liner C2 CNG school buses this winter from Thomas Built Buses.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 17 November 2016 12:01

Detroit Motors Forward with School Bus Services

Well past municipal bankruptcy and recession years, Detroit is making significant progress in its recovery, alongside automotive OEMs and suppliers that also overcame financial woes to refuel the Motor City…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 15 November 2016 16:36

Cummins Refutes Involvement in New 'Dieselgate' Allegation

Cummins Inc. says claims made in a class-action lawsuit brought against the engine maker and Fiat Chrysler America alleging diesel emission cheats in Ram 2500 and 3500 trucks are "false…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 16 November 2016 16:00

Texas District, Florida Charter Up Propane Commitments

A day after a large Texas school district shared how its propane school buses saved $1.3 million on fuel and maintenance, a Florida charter school is eyeing similar savings with…
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Student Health Improved by Safe Routes to School

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's new Health in Five Years or Hi-5 (high-five), highlights a list of non-clinical community wide approaches with a proven track record. A current…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 15 November 2016 08:54

New-Look NASDPTS Embraces Industry Role as Influencer

Diana Hollander, the state director of student transportation at the Nevada Department of Education, was on tap to become the new president of NASDPTS this month at the conclusion of…
  • Last modified on Monday, 14 November 2016 14:46

NTSB: Stricter Guidelines Needed on Bus Driver Health

The National Transportation Safety Board released a recommendation to boost school bus safety Monday in response to a Southern California bus crash two years ago that left 11 children injured,…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 15 November 2016 16:35