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$101.4M earmarked for transit clean-fuel innovations

The Federal Transit Administration has $101.4 million up for grabs for all transit providers who provide innovations that will create green jobs, promote the use of clean fuels and lessen the nation’s dependence on oil.

First Transit managing Wilmington's Wave Transit

First Transit is now managing Wilmington, NC-based Wave Transit.

MCI names Ziska to new post

Motorcoach Industries has named Pat Ziska as its Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the Private Sector.

Apportioned license plate proposal falls short

Charter coach companies will not be required to purchase apportioned license plates, thanks to a recent no vote on the International Registration Plan.

IC Bus implements commodity surcharge

Blaming rising commodity prices, Navistar’s IC Bus has implemented a commodity surcharge on all its buses, beginning Sept. 15.

Paper: NHTSA undercounted motorcoach deaths

According to USA Today, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has undercounted the number of motorcoach fatalities.

FMCSA shuts down Georgia bus company

Doraville, GA-based H & W Tour, Inc. has been ordered by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to immediately cease all intrastate and interstate passenger service.

DOT welcomes public comment on bus safety plan

The FMCSA is inviting the public to comment on its draft strategic plan that will become a five-year guide to reducing bus and truck crashes, fatalities and injuries.

CTA slashes top-level positions

The Chicago Transit Authority has eliminated 54 non-union positions, including 26 manager-level positions.

Tucson school district OK bus cameras

On Tuesday the Tucson Unified School District has given the green light for the installation of video cameras in their vehicles.