Government

Alternative Fuel Trade Associations Support Funding for Clean Cities Program

Washington, D.C. — The national trade associations that represent America’s alternative fuel and vehicle industries signed a joint letter to the Senate and House Energy & Water Appropriations Subcommittees in support of funding the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Clean Cities Program.  Supporting trade associations include NGVAmerica, the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA), the National Biodiesel Board (NBB), Growth Energy—America’s Ethanol Supporters, and the National Propane Gas Association (NPGA).

NHTSA Issues Final Rule on Safety Vests/Harnesses

WASHINGTON, D.C - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued a final rule March 8, 2004, that converts a temporary provision, which was set to terminate on September 1, 2004 that allowed the manufacturer of safety harnesses that attach to a school bus seat back to a permanent provision within Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 213, "Child Restraint Systems."

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New Alabama State Director Ready for Challenges

Kevin Snowden has only overseen Alabama's statewide student transportation operations for five days, but he's no stranger to how school districts are funded. The 14-year industry veteran knows full well how difficult it can be to make ends meet.

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ASBC ‘Love the Bus’ to Feature New NHTSA Head

The American School Bus Council received confirmation this afternoon that new NHTSA Administrator Mark Rosekind will keynote the Love the Bus Main Event on Tuesday at an elementary school in Arlington, Virginia.

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