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Safe Routes Announces New Executive Director

Cassandra Isidro will be taking the reins of the Safe Routes to School National Partnership as executive director effective April 6, the organization announced.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 18 March 2015 18:58

FMCSA App Provides Safety Data on Bus Companies

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced a new smartphone app called QCMobile that allows for more convenient access to currently available online safety performance information for interstate bus and…
  • Last modified on Friday, 03 April 2015 12:55

School Transportation News Named MAGGIE Award Finalist

School Transportation News magazine received word from the Western Publishing Association (WPA) that it is a MAGGIE Award finalist in the categories of Special Interest/Trade and Best News Story/Trade.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 17 March 2015 09:43

AASA Names Lanoue Superintendent of the Year

Philip Lanoue, superintendent of the Clarke County School District in Athens, Georgia received the Superintendent of the Year award from the American Association of School Administrators at the National Conference…
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Contractor Donates School Bus for Search and Rescue Training

School bus contractor First Student recently gave a retired school bus to the Penn Vet Working Dog Center in Philadelphia. The center trains dogs in detection, such as locating explosives…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 12 March 2015 14:15

Joe Leggett New VP of Sales at Collins

Collins Bus announced that Joe Leggett is taking on the role of vice president of sales. In this position, Leggett is be responsible for leading sales efforts around the U.S.…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 11 March 2015 18:21

Thomas Built Buses Announces Platinum Support Dealer Program

Thomas Built Buses launched a new customer-focused, comprehensive service program to provide faster diagnosis of maintenance issues and improved turnaround time and quality of service.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 11 March 2015 14:06

NASDPTS Kicks Off 2015 School Bus Illegal Passing Survey

The 5th Annual National Stop Arm Violation Count is underway and states are being called on to participate in recording the total number of motorists who illegally pass school buses.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 11 March 2015 11:57