The National School Transportation Association (NSTA) held its annual conference from July 23 through July 27 at the Sheraton Niagara Falls and Niagara Falls Convention Center in New York. School Transportation News President and Publisher Tony Corpin was among those in attendance to present Alex Cook, the chief engineer for First Student, with the inaugural Innovation Award. He was also on hand for Kellie Dean, owner of Dean Transportation in Michigan, to receive the NSTA Contractor of the Year Award sponsored by STN.
Meanwhile, sessions focused on NSTA’s legislative initiatives, electric school bus transition, transporting students with special needs, and more.
Sen. Mike Martucci of New York’s 42nd District was also in attendance.