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Grant Money Going Toward Cleaner School Buses in Pennsylvania

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced nearly $517,000 in clean diesel or new vehicle grants to four transportation organizations, three of which operate school buses.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 07 January 2015 10:36

Study Shows School Bus Privatization in Michigan a Growing Trend

Research published this month by the Mackinac Center for Public Policy indicates that one in eight school districts are now outsourcing transportation services, an increase of more than one-third.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 07 January 2015 10:05

First Person: Virginia Earthquake Rattles Student Transporters

At the epicenter of last week's magnitude 5.8 earthquake centered in Mineral, Va., was the Louisa County School District, which literally rolled with the punches during the uncharacteristic tremor felt…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 07 January 2015 10:09

Wife of Retired Wyoming State Director Pickering Passes Away

Kathy Pickering, wife of former Wyoming State Director of Student Transportation D. Leeds Pickering, passed away on Aug. 18 after suffering a stroke earlier this month. She was 58.
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