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Making the School Bus Wheels Go Round

The Montgomery County Public School system (MCPS) in Maryland operates approximately 1,350 school buses every year. Its school buses make up the 8th largest...
Ride share customer and passenger sitting in the backseat of a car while using the rideshare application in smartphone to give rating to the driver. Commuter and rider giving review in phone taxi app.

Not Your Parent’s Carpool: Growth of Non-School Bus Transportation & Rideshare

Students riding to school in passenger vehicles is nothing new. What has changed is the person and companies that are driving them. As an alternative...
K. Neal Truck and Bus Center.

K. Neal Idealease Record-Breaking Safety & Compliance Seminar

HYATTSVILLE, Md. — K. Neal Truck and Bus Center (K. Neal) recently hosted its first large-scale customer appreciation event with more than 150 attendees...
A Los Angeles electric school bus being charged. Interest in electric is expanding across the U.S.

Maryland Bill to Fund Electric School Bus Grants, Pilot Program

Legislation heads to Gov. Larry Hogan’s desk that would formally create a $600,000 grant program to assist school districts in adding ZEVs to their...

Study Claims $200M Can be Cut from N.J. School Transportation Budget

A provocative new study claims New Jersey could cut $200 million in its annual school transportation costs. “The percentage of special needs students proved...

Students Safely Evacuated After School Bus Fire in Baltimore

Twenty Baltimore city students, ages ranging from kindergarten through eighth grade, were safely evacuated after their school bus erupted into flames last week, reported...
The father-son duo of Korey and Stephen Neal stand in front of the construction site of their new facility in Maryland.

Maryland School Bus Dealer Adds Award to Growing Family Legacy

The Washington Business Journal selected K. Neal Truck and Bus Center based in Maryland as its 2019 Family-Owned Business Award Honoree. The honor celebrates...
National Hurricane Center

Hurricane Florence Bringing Possible ‘Catastrophic Flash Flooding’

On the U.S. east coast, the National Hurricane Center said yesterday, Sept. 10, that Hurricane Florence had become a Category 4 hurricane, and today,...
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School Bus Aide Arrested; Video of Student Assault

A Prince George’s County (Maryland) Schools bus aide was arrested over the weekend and held without bond after school bus video obtained by local...

June 2019

The nationwide driver shortage, the accountability of school districts and school bus operators, school bus refurbishment and...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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