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Products, Solutions Displayed at STN EXPO Reno Trade Show

The 26th annual STN EXPO Reno Trade Show was held on July 30, with an informal Networking Extravaganza held the night before. Over 120...
The new National School Transportation Association president (left), John Benish, Jr. (Cook-Illinois Corp.) assumed office this week from outgoing president Blake Krapf (Krapf School Buses)(right), at NSTA’s 2019 annual meeting and convention.

New National School Transportation Association President Assumes Office

The leadership of the National School Transportation Association changed when new President John Benish, Jr. assumed the office from Blake Krapf of Krapf School...
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Tropical Storm Barry Makes Landfall but Schools are Escaping Impact

Despite cancellations along the Gulf Coast, so far student transportation operations are weathering the first major storm of the hurricane season Several schools were closed...

Miami School Bus Employees Arrested for Insurance Fraud

Miami-Dade Fiscal Office has announced the arrest of 12 current and former student transportation employees for allegedly submitting fraudulent insurance claims totaling $426,933. In...

Georgia School Districts Receive Pupil Transportation Safety Awards

Sixteen school districts across Georgia were recognized with the Pupil Transportation Safety Awards by the Georgia Department of Education. State School Superintendent Richard Woods...
The “Vegetation Transportation” school bus started on June 7 and will run until December 6, 2019. The bus offers a healthy option to employees, with fruits and vegetables sold at a substantially reduced price. (Photo courtesy of Raquita Shupe.)

Cook-Illinois Encourages Healthy Employees via Vegetation Transportation

School bus contractor Cook-Illinois Corp., based in Chicagoland,  focuses on its employee’s health by giving them healthy options, even during the summer months. “School bus drivers have...
Aurora Public Schools in Colorado re-purposed three of their school buses to be used as mobile cafes over the summer.

Colorado School District Rolls Out Food Buses for Summer Meal Program

Aurora Public Schools in Colorado is sponsoring a U.S. Department of Agriculture program to provide breakfast and lunch this summer to children under 18,...
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Summers County, W.V. Holds School Bus Tribute to Honor Children Killed

Earlier this month, a two-story house in Hinton, West Virginia, went up into flames, taking the life of two young children. Tyrone Sea, 13, and...
New Cypress-Fairbanks ISD buses purchased with bond money.

Houston Bond Measure Illustrates Growing Voter Appetite to Fund Student Transportation

The third-largest school district in Texas will see a large infusion of cash over the coming six years to purchase new school buses that...
Routing department specialists for Humble ISD receiving the Transfinder Ambassador of the Year Award. Steve Silence is pictured second from the right. (Photo courtesy of Jerry Burd.)

Texas District Recognized as Transfinder’s Ambassador of the Year

Entering the beginning of the 2017 school year, Humble Independent School District had to completely reroute and restructure its transportation services after Hurricane Harvey...

September 2019

This technology issue covers onboard tablets, disruptions in the industry, new emerging technology and the industry’s Super...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...