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S.C. District School Buses Aid in Hurricane Evacuations

School bus riders attending Greenville County Schools in northwest South Carolina will be without bus service Thursday after the state's emergency management agency ordered the buses to assist in evacuating…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 06 October 2016 17:12

Fire Claims Three Dozen School Buses in Wisconsin

School bus contractor Dousman Transport Co. near Milwaukee told School Transportation News it is thankful to local firefighters and fellow school bus companies after a fire on  Sunday claimed 34…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 06 October 2016 12:47

$7M Available from EPA for School Bus Replacements, Retrofits

School districts, municipalities, tribal governments and private transportation contractors can apply through Nov. 1 for rebate funds to pay for replacing older diesel school buses or installing eligible emissions control…
  • Last modified on Monday, 03 October 2016 11:37

Illinois District Avoids School Bus Driver Shortage

While a number of transportation departments nationwide are enmeshed in deficit of school bus drivers, one school district has managed to dodge the current shortage. 
  • Last modified on Friday, 30 September 2016 10:51

eLion, an Electric Bus for the Next Generation

Looking to be a role model for society, the eLion electric school bus from Lion Bus is quickly making headway in changing how school districts and the public view this…
  • Last modified on Friday, 30 September 2016 11:56

Calif. Governor Enacts School Bus Child-Reminder Law

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed SB 1072, also known as the Paul Lee School Bus Safety Law, to require school buses in the state to be equipped with child check…
  • Last modified on Friday, 06 January 2017 10:26