City Official In Charge Of NYC School Buses Fired Amid Growing Problems For Students, ParentsThe Department of Education says it fired Alexandra Robinson, the top city executive in charge of public school buses used by 150,000 students every day.
Demanding Answers: Why Can't Parents Use GPS To Track Their Kids On NYC School Buses?New York City parents remain infuriated over their inability to track their kids on city school buses.
Parents Fuming, Say NYC Failed To Deliver On Promise Of GPS Tracking Of School BusesJust one week into the new school year and hundreds of parents are complaining that a new GPS system that was supposed to be on all city school buses does not work.
New Jersey School Bus Company Raided, Several Drivers Found Without Proper License To Drive StudentsThe Essex County Prosecutor's Office swept into five school bus lots on Friday, all owned by the company A-1 Elegant.
School Bus Drivers' Union Authorize Strike Against ReliantMembers of the city's largest school bus drivers union have voted to authorize a strike after job protections for bus workers were not included in the new state budget.
New York Schools Concerned About Bus Driver ShortageA new report found bus driver shortage is the No. 1 concern for 60 percent of school transportation directors. Another 23 percent consider it a major problem.
Exclusive: NYC Schools Chancellor Fires Head Of Pupil Transportation Over Bus MishapsThe head of pupil transportation for New York City schools has been fired after a nightmarish string of bus mishaps marred the start of school.
Several School Buses Go Up In Flames In Brooklyn LotIt was first reported around 3 a.m. Thursday at a bus yard on Strickland Avenue in Mill Basin.
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.