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Driver Shortage a Main Theme of Bus Contractor Meeting

The National School Transportation Association’s Mid-Winter Meeting wrapped today in Bonita Springs, Florida, where the discussion among school bus contractors and interested parties centered on the national driver shortage.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 27 January 2016 10:58

Zonar and NSTA Announce Grant Recipients

Zonar Systems and the National School Transportation Association (NSTA) announced the latest winners of the Don Carnahan Memorial Grant, bus contractors Sunrise Transportation and Minnesota Coaches.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 26 January 2016 09:14

Indiana District Goes Green With Propane Buses

The Metropolitan School District of Warren Township in Indiana is rolling out 11 propane autogas powered school buses this month, making it the largest deployment of its type in the…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 January 2016 16:18

Georgia Schools Close In Preparation for Winter Storm

Schools across the greater Atlanta area closed early Friday in preparation for a major snow storm that was expected to bring snow and ice this weekend.
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 January 2016 12:24

Creative Bus, Motiv Announce New Zero-Emissions School Bus

The latest all-electric school bus is set for production with the announcement of the 48-passenger Starcraft eQuest XL. It's expected to be available to customers this summer.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 January 2016 13:09

New Iowa Bus Facility Expected to Save District $200K a Year

School buses in Waukee, Iowa will soon get a break from the frequent flooding that has affected the greater Des Moines area. The school district received approval from the city…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 January 2016 12:41

NJ Law to Require Motion Sensors on New School Buses

On Tuesday, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie signed into law a school bus safety bill that requires all new buses to be fitted with motions sensors to prevent tragedies such…
  • Last modified on Friday, 22 January 2016 15:36