Friday, September 24, 2021

Government

A view of the east steps of the United States Capitol Building.

UMA Launches Campaign for $6 Billion in Additional CERTS Grants

The United Motorcoach Association is asking members and their supporters to take part in a campaign asking U.S. representatives and senators for additional CERTS...
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Tennessee Parents Allowed to Opt Out of School Bus Mask Mandates

Gov. Bill Lee signed an executive order that gives Tennessee parents and guardians the choice of whether their children will wear masks on school...

Watch: Homendy Sworn in as NSTB Chair

Jennifer Homendy is the 15th chair of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB). Former President Donald Trump appointed Homendy as the 44th member of...

States Receive $600M to Support Students Experiencing Homelessness

Following an application process announced at the start of the month, the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) announced it is releasing the nearly $600...
Female child helping another with a facemask in front of school bus

CDC Recommends Masking Indoors to Reduce Spike in New COVID-19 Cases

Less than two weeks after Los Angeles became the first county in the nation to require those vaccinated against COVID-19 to wear masks indoors...

Feds Identify ‘Long COVID’ as Potential Related Service Entitlement

As school buses roll once again for the new school year, the potential impacts of COVID-19 continue. Children suffering from ongoing health problems related to...

September 2021

This issue of School Transportation News contains articles on federal funding for school bus Wi-fi, preparing for cyberthreats, and...

Buyer’s Guide 2021

Find the latest vehicle production data and budget reports, industry trends, and contact information for state, national and federal...

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