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ABA encouraging operators to comment on seat belt proposal

Weeks after the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration called for 3-point seat belts on all new motorcoaches, officials at the American Bus Association have reviewed the proposal and are encouraging operators to let their voices be heard.

Ferro to attend Safety Technology Showcase

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Administrator Anne Ferro will be in Greene County, TN on Thursday for the Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Technology Showcase.

$776 million earmarked for urban and rural bus systems

A combined $776 million in federal funds is being earmarked for urban and rural transit providers in 45 states and the District of Columbia.

School districts renew, extend First Student contracts

More than 750 school districts nationwide have either renewed or extended their contracts with First Student.

Universities renew contracts with First Transit

Cincinnati, OH-based First Transit has renewed contracts with both Miami University and the University of Chicago.

Chicago bus crash under investigation

The Chicago Transit Authority is investigating a bus crash Saturday evening that left 37 people injured.

San Fran proposal would restrict tour buses

According to The San Francisco Chronicle, the city’s attorney has been asked by the president of the board of supervisors to create new tour-bus regulations.

North American Bus Industries unveils new Sirius bus

North American Bus Industries has launched the Sirius, a new transit bus specifically designed for the Hungarian market.

Luebke wins SCMA Associate of the Year award

The South Central Motorcoach Association has awarded its Associate of the Year award to Brenda Luebke, the leisure sales coordinator with the Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Veolia accused of bad faith bargaining in Teamsters lockout

Veolia Transportation Services in Phoenix, AZ has been accused by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 104 of bargaining in bad faith.