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Phillip S. Paige Named SBF's Contraactor of the Year for 2001
August 1, 2001

Phillip Paige, president of Paige Bus Enterprises in Riverdale, Ill., was named School Bus Fleet's Contractor of the Year for 2001. The award, ...

SBF Showcase: Giant Contractor Fleets
March 1, 2001

This special section spotlights successful and innovative school bus programs. This showcase profiles four of the largest school bus contractors in North America.

John Corr Named SBF's Contractor of the Year
August 1, 2000

The president of The Trans Group grows family business into 700-plus bus operation and spearheads New York legislation that allows school districts to use RFPs to solicit school bus services.

Union fails to solidify Ohio contractor’s drivers
April 18, 2000
School bus drivers and attendants at the Warren, Ohio, location of Community Bus Services, a school bus contractor headquartered in Youngstown, Ohio, have rebuffed organizing efforts by a local union.
Consolidation bolsters need for fleet conversions
September 1, 1999

Two giant transportation companies in the United Kingdom — National Express Group PLC and FirstGroup PLC — have crossed The Pond to grab a hunk of the privatized school transportation segment.

Mid Columbia Bus Co. Named SBF’s Contractor of the Year
August 1, 1999

The Oregon-based contractor has used family ties to build an efficient, safe operation in the Pacific Northwest.

Opportunity is watchword for contractors in the 21st century
June 1, 1999

Related services, such as transportation, are ripe for scrutiny, especially as budget pressures continue to mount.

Let Uncle Sam lend a helping hand
June 1, 1998

By far, the most pressing issue for school bus contractors these days is the driver shortage.

SBF Roundtable: Contractors dissent on safety measures, impact of tight school budgets
June 1, 1998

Other hot topics include effects of consolidation, the driver shortage and fears of industry domination by mega-contractors.

Barry Stock Named SBF's 'Contractor of the Year'
August 1, 1997

Displaying a strong commitment to service excellence and lifting of industry standards, Barry Stock, senior vice president of Stock Transportation Ltd...

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