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Audit Calls for Change in Missouri School Transportation PDF Print E-mail
Written by David Wegbreit   
Tuesday, 12 August 2008 00:00

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Some districts transporting 560,000 Missouri school children may not be consistently doing their job to ensure that all drivers undergo criminal record checks and drug testing and meet training requirements, according to a report by the state auditor.

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 November 2009 18:44
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FTA Publishes Clarifications on Charter Service Rule PDF Print E-mail
Written by Ryan Gray   
Thursday, 07 August 2008 00:00

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Federal Transit Administration updated the final rule for charter bus services, clarifying several key definitions, including fines.

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 November 2009 18:45
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Washington’s Listening PDF Print E-mail
Written by Staff   
Sunday, 01 June 2008 00:00

NSTA gets an ear on the Capitol Hill during annual Spring board meeting and lobbying visit

WASHINGTON, D.C. — After six years of lobbying efforts, the federal government is beginning to understand the privately contracted side of the school transportation industry, according to National School Transportation Association past president John Corr. When he first started going to these meetings first started five years ago, many representatives did not even know private companies ran school transportation operations. With a looming security threat assessment, $4 a gallon diesel, increasing costly demands to “go green,” NSTA’s annual visit to the nation’s Capitol could not have come at a better time.

Last Updated on Monday, 11 January 2010 11:45
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Connecticut’s New State Director Ready to Face Issues Head On PDF Print E-mail
Written by Staff   
Sunday, 01 June 2008 00:00

For Sgt. Garfield Green, stepping into the role of Connecticut’s director of pupil transportation is one he is ready for.

Last Updated on Monday, 11 January 2010 09:32
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Wichita, Kan., to End Desegregation Busing PDF Print E-mail
Written by David Wegbreit   
Tuesday, 01 April 2008 00:00

No one yet knows what Wichita Public School’s decision to end its 37-year-old desegregation busing program will do to the racial make-up of classrooms. No one can say how the decision will impact the transportation system; though some have said it could add $1 million to the district’s $18 million transportation budget.

Last Updated on Monday, 21 December 2009 17:03
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