Thursday, January 21, 2021


The NASDPTS conference audience in Kansas City on Oct. 30, 2018. (STN Photo)

NASDPTS Seeks New Executive Director to Replace Retiring Hood

The National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services posted its opening for a new executive director on Friday to replace Charlie Hood,...

Updated: School Bus Contractors Find Some Relief in $900 Billion Stimulus

In the midst of the holiday season and stricter reopening guidelines due to the rising spread of COVID-19, Congress reached a long-awaited deal consisting...
Pete Buttigieg was nominated on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020 by President-elect Joe Biden to be the next secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation. (Photo by Gage Skidmore)

Biden Taps Buttigieg to Lead Federal Transportation Agencies

President-elect Joe Biden selected Pete Buttigieg, a former Democrat contender in the presidential primary as well as the ex-Mayor of South Bend, Indiana, as...
NASDPTS members listen to a panel discussion during the 2019 conference held Oct. 13-17 in Washington, D.C.

McManamon Takes Reins as NASDPTS President, Schofill Named President-elect

The National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services (NASDPTS) announced that Vermont’s Patrick McManamon is now president with Pat Schofill of Georgia...
Mike Martucci announces his candidacy as senator for New York’s 42nd district during at a campaign launch event on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2019.

‘School Bus Guy’ Martucci Wins Seat in New York State Senate

You can now officially call him Sen. Mike Martucci. The former president of the New York School Bus Contractors Association was named the winner...

FDA Approves First COVID-19, Self-Testing Kit for Rapid Results

School districts and student transporters could potentially have a new tool at their disposal when trying to not only ensure parents are not sending...

January 2021

The first issue of 2021 contains articles on uptime, the use of video for training purposes, parents’ thoughts on...

Buyer’s Guide 2021

Find the latest vehicle production data and budget reports, industry trends, and contact information for state, national and federal...


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