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Safety, Security Lead Discussion at NASDPTS Meeting
December 1, 2003

Although the intent is not to scare people, security against terrorism needs to be a more prominent issue in the school transportation community.

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Key School Transportation Issues — From Coast to Coast
December 1, 2003

With calendar year 2003 drawing to a close, SBF contacted school bus officials from across the United States to assess the current state of the...

Dennis Essary Named SBF's Administrator of the Year
December 1, 2003

Marking the 30th anniversary of SCHOOL BUS FLEET's Administrator of the Year award, Editor Steve Hirano presented the award posthumously to Den...

What's New in the Top 100
December 1, 2003

No-cost option for communication upgrade

Radios with telephone capabilities in addition to two-way function are used in an innovative comm...

Riding a New Look Into the Future
December 1, 2003

In an interview with SCHOOL BUS FLEET last year, John O’Leary, president and CEO of Thomas Built Buses, said he wanted to differentiate his com...

Seeing through the fog index
December 1, 2003

Short sentences are easy to read. And understand. One-syllable words are good too. Just ask SCHOOL BUS FLEET’s editorial adviser, Howard Rauch....

8 resolutions for the new year
December 1, 2003

Losing weight, spending more time with family, avoiding sweets, quitting smoking, saving money and getting more sleep are all New Year’s resolutions t...

NAPT’s new president on the strengths, future of the association
November 1, 2003

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — At the National Association for Pupil Transportation’s (NAPT) annual meeting in Salt Lake City, Steve Kalmes, transportatio...

Is that prosperity I see on the horizon?
November 1, 2003

Belt-tightening has become a way of life for those of you involved in pupil transportation. According to our annual school district survey (see story ...

Teaming up with Site Administrators
November 1, 2003

Since school bus drivers are entrusted with tremendous responsibilities, one w...

Another 25 Fascinating Industry Personalities
November 1, 2003

It would take hundreds of issues of SBF to give due credit to every hard-working, dedicated and “fascinating” individual who works in the inter...

Bullets and buses
November 1, 2003

On Sept. 9, a nearly empty transit bus operated by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) approached a scheduled stop but ...

Great Fleets Across America, Part V
(South Dakota-Wyoming)
October 1, 2003

Expansion adds to challenge

SOUTH DAKOTA
Brandon Valley School District 49-2, Brandon

FLEET FACTS
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Great Fleets Across America, Part IV
(New Mexico-South Carolina)
October 1, 2003

Maintaining the family fleet

NEW MEXICO
Mountain Bus Co., Sandia Park

FLEET FACTS
Buses: 25
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Great Fleets Across America, Part III
(Massachusetts-New Jersey)
October 1, 2003

Words to live and work by

MASSACHUSETTS
Laidlaw, Dudley-Charlton-Oxford

FLEET FACTS
Buses: 74
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Great Fleets Across America, Part II
(Hawaii-Maryland)
October 1, 2003

Keeping it in the family

HAWAII
Akina Bus Service, Ltd., Kihei

FLEET FACTS
Buses: 16
Student...

All great things must end
October 1, 2003

In our October/November 1999 issue we introduced a special report called "Great Fleets Across America" to recognize school bus fleets doing an excelle...

Great Fleets Across America, Part I
(Alabama-Georgia)
October 1, 2003

Even after five editions, our latest group of 50 Great Fleets still represents the very best of what student transportation has to offer — innovative ...

Southeastern states cover pressing national issues
September 1, 2003

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Though delegates at the 53rd Annual Southeastern States Pupil Transportation Conference (SESPTC) came from all over the South, th...

How much is it worth to you?
September 1, 2003

I’ve got some good news and some bad news. First, the good news: Half of transportation managers at school districts believe they’re adequately compen...

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