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Virginia City Ordinance Paves Way for School Bus Stop-Arm Cameras

Williamsburg-James City County Public Schools will move forward with equipping its school buses with video cameras that capture stop-arm runners following the city council’s...
Sign showing direction of closest electric charging station.

Virginia Earmarks $20M in VW Funds to Spur Electric School Bus...

Virginia school districts will be able to start applying for Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust funds early next year to upgrade diesel school buses to...
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Largest Electric School Bus Deployment Ever of 1,000 Vehicles Set

Dominion Energy Virginia announced plans for the largest electric school bus deployment in the U.S., with the aim of reducing emissions, providing cost savings...

Copper Development Association Applauds Dominion Energy’s Investment in Electric School Buses

MCLEAN, Va. — The Copper Development Association (CDA) saluted a new initiative on August 30 from Dominion Energy that will help local school districts...
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VAPT Holds Mock School Bus Crash During Virginia Annual Conference

The Richmond Ambulance Authority, in conjunction with other safety partners and the Virginia Association for Pupil Transportation (VAPT), held a mock school bus crash-test...
A school bus driver for Chesterfield Schools reportedly ran a stop-sign and swerved into cars.

School Bus Driver Caught on Video Swerving Through Intersection

A Chesterfield school bus driver in Virginia was caught on a dashcam on May 28 swerving through an intersection and crashing into multiple cars,...

Are Teachers an Answer to the School Bus Driver Shortage?

Prince William County Public Schools in Virginia is experiencing the national school bus driver shortage and location challenges. One of the schools there, Parkside...

7-Year-Old Boy Hit by His Own School Bus In Virginia

A 7-year-old boy was critically injured after being hit by his own school bus in Smyth County, Virginia, reported wjhl.com. Related: Another Great Speaker at TSD,...
Here Comes the Bus

Fauquier County Public Schools District Adds Real-Time School Bus Tracking

FAUQUIER, Va. — Parents in this northern Virginia community may never have to ask again, “When does the bus arrive?” thanks to a powerful...

Hurricane Michael Enters Next Phase of Destruction

Hurricane Michael, now downgraded, continued on its northeast trajectory today, moving into the Carolinas and Virginia. Warnings of tornadoes occurring in central and eastern North...

October 2019

Ariel Rodriguez stands with an IC Bus.
Meet our 2019 Rising Superstars in this month’s issue. Then read about the growing popularity of seatbelts,...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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