School buses

Public Advocate Alleges In Lawsuit Some NYC Special Ed Buses Are Dangerously HotSweltering school buses carrying disabled students have led to a lawsuit against the New York City Department of Education.
School Bus Ads Get Rolling In New JerseyLike other districts looking to close budget gaps, Jackson is forced to deal with a 2-percent cap on property taxes, which fund schools in New Jersey.
NJ Dad Calls For Tougher Bus Laws After Autistic Son Dropped Off At Wrong HouseStuart Chaifetz said the bus driver did not check to see if anyone was at the home where his son was dropped off before he was left there.
Police Across NY Enforce School Bus Safety Law With Ramped Up PatrolsLaw enforcement officers across New York state participated in a crackdown on motorists who illegally pass school buses when they're picking up or dropping off students.
Exclusive: Bus Route Changes Left Special Needs Students Stranded, Stuck On BusesSeveral children were left standing at the curb Monday or had to endure two-hour bus rides because drivers were assigned to new routes that they weren't familiar with.
Brooklyn Councilman's Plan Aims To Catch Drivers Who Fail To Yield To School BusesCouncilman David Greenfield is introducing legislation Wednesday, calling for school buses to be equipped with cameras that would photograph cars caught illegally maneuvering around the bus. The owner of the car would then be ticketed.
Union: City Rejects Latest Offer To End School Bus StrikeMichael Cordiello of Local 1181 of the Amalgamated Transit Union said the union had requested a "cooling off" period of up to three months if the city was willing suspend the opening of the special education bid and come to the table.
School Bus Companies Using Replacements As Strike ContinuesDozens of buses rolled out Tuesday on Staten Island amid jeers, boos and shouts of "scab" from striking school bus drivers and matrons.
NYC School Bus Companies, Union Meet On Eighth Day Of StrikeThe walkout began on Jan. 16, triggered by the city’s plan to put bus contracts out to bid to lower costs.
Bloomberg Organizes Meeting Between School Bus Companies, Union LeadersBloomberg is hoping the two sides can come to an agreement to end the strike which entered its seventh day on Friday.
NYC School Bus Driver Strike Enters Fourth DayThe strike by city school bus drivers and matrons continues with no end in sight.
Roslyn Schools Switch To Propane BusesA Long Island school district has made the move to a cleaner and less costly way to transport its students.
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