First Student Launches New Website

School bus contractor First Student has launched a new website,, designed to provide richer content for school districts and parents alike.
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Customers Prep for Latest Blue Bird Vision Powered by CNG

Customers seeking an alternative to a CNG, Type-D school bus drove the development of Blue Bird’s new Type C CNG Vision that is expected to be available in late 2016,…
  • Last modified on Monday, 14 December 2015 15:18

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.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 10 December 2015 16:50

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…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 09 December 2015 15:01

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…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 08 December 2015 16:23