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IC Bus Announces ‘Commodity Surcharge’ on All New School Bus Purchases

Effective in mid-September, IC Bus customers will pay up to $1,495 more for a new school bus because of increasing commodity prices. ...

Illinois Gov. Quinn Eliminates $89M from Student Transportation Reimbursements

Gov. Pat Quinn signed the fiscal year 2012 state budget and in doing so cut $89 million from the reimbursement fund that is appropriate...
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New National Biodiesel Television Ad Features School Bus

The National Biodiesel Board announced that it is launching the industry's largest-ever public outreach that will include national television advertising, in which a school...

Timeline Announced for Releasing Proposal on Surface Transportation Reauthorization Bill

Coming up on two years since the current federal transportation funding bill expired, House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman John Mica (R-FL) said a...

Cuts to Magnet Transportation One Piece of Widescale Transportation Cuts in Florida District

Approximately 5,000 magnet students in Duval County who will see their school bus service cut during the upcoming school year may have a fee...

Navistar Names Jim Spangler as New Chief Communications Officer

Navistar announced this week that it named Jim Spangler as the company's chief communications officer responsible for increasing global reach. "We...

Grant Funds Available to Kansas Communities to Help Ease Implementation of Safe Routes to...

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment announce up to $2,000 in grant funds for local communities to implement walk-ability and bike-ability checklists designed...

FMCSA Seeks Public Comment on Strategic Plan to Improve Truck and Bus Safety

FMCSA is seeking public comment on a draft strategic plan that will serve as a five-year guide to reducing crashes, injuries and fatalities involving...

Zonar Systems Announces Latest $50,000 School Bus Technology Grant

NAPT and Zonar Systems are again partnering to offering a $50,000 grant to a school district transportation department for implementing "state-of-the art, best practice,...

Florida School District Tables Outsourced School Bus Service Amid Negotiations with Union

A plan to contract school bus service to address a $24 million budget shortfall in Marion County (Fla.) has been put on hold at...

Show Reporter 2018

Review the highlights of the 2018 NAPT Summit and NASDPTS Conference in Kansas City. Inside On Fire for School...

Buyer’s Guide 2018

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Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...