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New Jersey Bill on Service Animals Heads to Governor’s Desk

Last week, the New Jersey Senate unanimously approved a bill that would allow service animals on school buses. The bill, which was also unanimously passed by the State Assembly last…
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Thomas Built Buses Institute Returns to STN EXPO

Reno, Nevada will be one of two locations hosting the annual Thomas Built Buses Institute Service Training, the school bus manufacturer announced. Institute Training West will take place in conjunction…
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NHTSA Chief Educates Students at ‘Love the Bus’

A week after new NHTSA Administrator Mark Rosekind said the federal government will re-examine the issue of seat belts on school buses, he was in Arlington, Virginia to speak with…
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Former State Director Takes on New Role

Alabama State Director Joe Lightsey retired from the Alabama State Department of Education at the beginning of the month, but he told STN that his 40-year career in student transportation…
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Four School Bus Dealers Win IC Bus Pursuit of Excellence

School bus manufacturer IC Bus announced the four regional winners of its annual Pursuit of Excellence dealership award that recognizes increased sales and customer satisfaction.
  • Last modified on Monday, 09 February 2015 09:47

Safe Routes Conference to be Held in Ohio

The Safe Routes to School National Partnership, the National Center for Safe Routes to School and the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) recently announced that the fifth annual Safe Routes…
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School District Shines Light on Bus Stop Safety

A light bulb went on in the head of school bus driver Chris Haugen last fall when he came across small, flashing strobe lights with a simple clip: Students could…
  • Last modified on Friday, 13 February 2015 13:57