ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York is taking steps to address a mounting shortage of school bus drivers across the state.
Gov. Kathy Hochul on Sunday announced several short-term and long-term initiatives, including opening up new testing sites for commercial drivers license applicants, expediting the testing and permitting process and conducting outreach to law enforcement, firefighters, military and other organizations that already have trained drivers.
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts' governor on Monday activated the state's National Guard to help with busing students to school as districts across the country struggle to hire enough drivers.
SIOUX CITY | In his nine years as a police officer in Colorado during the 1970s, Denny Quinn says he learned the value of hearing out both sides of a story.
GREENWICH The Board of Education has formally approved the 2017-18 school budget but it came in higher than originally envisioned.
By a vote of seven to one on Tuesday night, the board approved the $153,454,912 budget which carried with it an addition of $378,847 to cover higher than expected transportation costs.
School bus lane improvements at Mount Stuart Elementary School and Ellensburg High School are among the projects in the planning stages, according to Ellensburg School District staff.
Ben Mount, transportation director for the Ellensburg School District, gave a presentation during the second Community Capital Planning Committee meeting at Hal Holmes on Wednesday.