EPA Announces DERA Funding Recipients

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced Friday the recipients of this year’s Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) funding. Eighty-five school bus operations in 35 states will receive a total…
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PI Founder Recognized for Work on School Bus Propane

Last week, a ceremony held as part of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s “Propane School Bus Week” honored the contributions of individuals to the propane school bus industry.
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Zonar Names McKerlich New Chief Strategy Officer

Zonar Systems named Ian McKerlich its new chief strategy officer to drive the company’s telematics and fleet management solutions as well as product delivery, the Seattle-based company announced.
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Feds Announce New Regulations to Combat Driver Fatigue

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced the adoption of electronic logging devices (ELD) that will improve roadway safety through strengthened compliance with Hours of Service…
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Maryland Bus Attendant Lauded for Helping Student

School bus attendant Debbie Brown of Harford County Public Schools northeast of Baltimore was recognized by her administration in October for paying such close and caring attention to one of…
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Rideshare Bus Program to Shape Future of Transit

Public transportation could be forever altered from this moment on as the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority plans to enact a pilot program that would put “Uber-style” buses in circulation…
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Blue Bird Presents 2015 Dealer Awards

Bus manufacturer Blue Bird Corporation presented its 2015 Dealer Awards last month in during its annual dealer meeting in Richmond, Virginia. Yancey Bus Sales & Service won the Dealer of…
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Update: Total School Bus Body Production Grows By 5 Percent

Mirroring the average eight- to 10-year national fleet replacement cycle, school bus manufacturers reported the highest total output in a decade with 41,200 units that rolled off assembly lines over…
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