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German Automotive Manufacturer Fined for Role in Volkswagen Emissions Fraud

A federal court in Detroit sentenced a German company to pay a $35 million criminal penalty for its role in the Volkswagen diesel emissions...
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Report: Using VW Money to Purchase Diesel Buses is a ‘Wasted...

A new report from two environmental research organizations concludes that most states are grossly under-using the $3 billion Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Fund to...
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...

3 Ways to Save Amidst Summer Budget Cuts

Education spending was cut by nearly $4 billion this fiscal year, leaving school districts scrambling to identify areas to streamline. But administrators can’t drop...

Highway Tolls, School Bus Funding Formula Debated by Texas Legislature

Two new bills, Texas House Bill 891 and Senate Bill 383, relate to a highway toll exemption for public school buses. Also being discussed...

Last of Arizona VW Settlement Money Goes to Rural School Districts

Gov. Doug Ducey announced the fifth and final wave of $5 million in Volkswagen Mitigation Trust Fund dollars to 45 school districts in 13...

Electric School Buses Are More Affordable Than You Think

The prognosis is clear: we can no longer ignore the impact of heavy-duty vehicle emissions on our health and environment. In fact, 30 percent...
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WATCH: How Propane Autogas School Buses Save More for Students

This content is brought to you by the Propane Education & Research Council. In an industry where many districts are considering alternative fuel, propane autogas...

Bendix Employees ‘Get Involved’ with Program that Funds Innovative Nonprofits

An annual grant program started by school bus brake supplier Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems provides further motivation for company employees who are currently volunteering...
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Student Transportation, Inc., Kicks off Annual Holiday Donation Drive

WALL, N.J. — Student Transportation Inc. (STI), a leader in school transportation, safety and fleet services, announced today its annual Driving Our Communities fundraising...

May 2019

New school bus technology addresses illegal passing, child detection systems, student behavior on the bus and more....

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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