Friday, September 24, 2021

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Updated: Schools in New Orleans Await Power Restoration to Reopen

While New Orleans Public Schools said it depends completely on power restoration in order to reopen schools, a local school bus contractor reported Hurricane...
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Ida Hits U.S. Northeast, Flooding Results

Multiple tornados, floods and thunderstorms struck New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania as Ida makes its way through the Northeast part of the U.S. In...

South Carolina Again Requires the Use of Masks on School Buses

The South Carolina Department of Education (SCDE) will once again enforce the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's order that requires the use of...
A Suffolk Transportation employee on New York's Long Island cleans a school bus.

EPA Researches Strategies to Reduce Virus Transmission on School Buses

In addressing technologies typically used on school buses transporting children, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is conducting research to evaluate different types of...

Students on Georgia Bus Route Quarantined After Positive COVID-19 Cases Reported

Only two weeks after the beginning of the school year on Aug. 2, Long County Schools in Georgia sent dozens of school bus riders'...
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California Mandates COVID-19 Vaccines for All School Staff

The Golden State is the first in the nation to require its teachers, bus drivers and other school employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. The...

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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