Wednesday, September 23, 2020
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Power Up: Leveraging User-friendly Tech to Solve Complex Transportation Challenges

When Transfinder Corp. began developing its first major overhaul of its flagship routing solution Routefinder, it was determined early on that every aspect of...

Suffolk Transportation Steps up School Bus Safety Protocols, Long Islanders Still Concerned

A poll conducted by News12 Long Island on Aug. 10, found that 62 percent of respondents don’t believe it will be safe for students...

New York State Allows School Districts to Reopen for In-Person Learning

Once a global hotspot and the U.S. epicenter of the COVID-19 outbreak, New York state now has a virus transmission below the threshold necessary...

COVID-19 Puts New York State Education Budget Increase in Peril

Despite the New York state legislature approving the 2020-2021 budget in April with a slight increase in education funding, upwards of 20 percent could...

New York State Aims to Get School Buses Back to Work

As confirmed novel coronavirus cases in the country near 4 million, spurred by rising rates in the south and west, New York issued school...

New York State School Bus Driver Discusses COVID-19 Challenges

Denise Fleming started as a school bus driver 20 years ago, but this upcoming school year is going to be a lot different than...

Routing for the Small Moments that Make a Big Impact

Antonio Civitella founded Transfinder in Schenectady, New York, with some sweat equity and a vision of providing solutions to everyday problems. Over time, the...

Architectural Firm Considers School Buses as Mobile COVID-19 Testing Sites

A team of architects at Perkins and Will’s New York City office developed a plan to retrofit school buses into mobile COVID-19 testing units...

Food Banks Across New York Get Boost From Leonard Bus Sales

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y., — With COVID-19 straining food banks across the state, Leonard Bus Sales announced that that they will be doubling their donations...

New York School Bus Contractor Permanently Closes Doors Due to Coronavirus

Baumann & Sons Bus Company, one of the largest school bus companies on Long Island, announced it laid off nearly one thousand employees and...

September 2020

This month’s issue features articles on school bus technology and how it plays a role amid the new coronavirus...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

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

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