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In-Service Meetings Promote Year-Round Driver Training
October 8, 2009

School bus operations strengthen drivers’ skills and expand their knowledge of timely industry topics with these meetings. Guest speakers can enhance the value of the meetings, while auxiliary training and incentive programs help to keep drivers engaged.

NAPT ramps up for 2009 Summit
October 6, 2009
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Pupil transportation professionals will soon convene here for the 35th Annual NAPT Summit and Trade Show, to be held Oct. 31 throug...
Father funds school bus from his post in Iraq
October 6, 2009
LAWRENCE, Kan. — A father working as a contractor in Iraq spearheaded a campaign recently to secure school bus transportation for his daughter and ot...
Transfinder to serve Maine’s school districts
October 1, 2009
Transfinder Corp. of Schenectady, N.Y., and Atlanta-based Core Education and Consulting Solutions have been selected by the Maine Department of Educa...
What’s New in the Top 100?
October 1, 2009

New developments related to several of this year's largest school districts.

Violent Students: Contributing Factors
October 1, 2009

School bus drivers and transportation administrators constantly multitask. As bus drivers negotiate around traffic on the highway, they must also watc...

Tax planning for 2009
October 1, 2009

The February 2009 issue of SCHOOL BUS FLEET featured a tax planning article for school bus contractors for 2008 and beyond. Coincidentally, the same month ...

Rolling V deploys innovative tool to boost driving behavior
October 1, 2009

SOUTH FALLSBURG, N.Y. — School and charter bus company Rolling V Bus Corp. has implemented a driving behavior improvement service provided by GreenRoa...

Product Highlights
October 1, 2009

Activity bus boasts all-steel body, roof crash rails for rollover protection
MyBus is the...

People
October 1, 2009

CHRISTOPHER A. HART was sworn in as a member of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and designated by President Obama as the...

Not all doom and gloom
October 1, 2009

As we monitor media outlets from all over the country to see what they have to report on pupil transportation matters, we’ve been coming across a lot ...

NAPT News & Views — ENDA may be passed this year — are you aware of it?
October 1, 2009

Being in business these days involves managing all kinds of federal, state and local law ...

Business Watch
October 1, 2009

Cook-Illinois Corp. debuts hybrid bus at NASCAR event
School bus contractor Cook-Illinois Corp. debuted its new hybrid school bus in a par...

Blue Bird announces staff developments
October 1, 2009

FORT VALLEY, Ga. — Several Blue Bird Corp. employees have been promoted to new positions. The company also welcomed a new member to its leadership tea...

NTSB fills senior management positions
September 25, 2009
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Two senior management positions at the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) have been filled.
Los Angeles district officials, bus drivers reach labor agreement
September 22, 2009
All Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) school bus drivers will take six furlough days, a pay cut worth $1 million, as a partial solution to offset the district’s current budget shortfall. In exchange, the district will restore the hours of 192 full-time drivers.
Clark County maintains service despite budget cut
September 22, 2009
Clark County School District had to cut more than $5 million from its transportation budget, but the operation has employed a few strategies to maintain the same level of service.
Ohio schools given $72K in field trip transportation grants
September 18, 2009
Two-hundred and forty Ohio schools received a total of $72,000 in grant funding to help defray school bus transportation costs for field trips to the Ohio Statehouse Museum.
WAPT establishes industry service, leadership awards
September 18, 2009
The Washington Association for Pupil Transportation (WAPT) has created two honors to recognize industry professionals for leadership and service.
Bell time shift could save $1.2M
September 15, 2009
In order to decrease transportation costs, which many school districts across the nation are being driven to do, Brevard District Schools turned to its bell times.

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