Each day some 900 school bus routes are in operation, bringing St. Paul students safely to and from school. Andrew Nelson’s daughter is one of those students.
As school buses take kids to school this fall, they’ll also be doing the environment a favor. As part of the Project Green Fleet program, more than 3,200 buses have been retrofitted to help reduce diesel emissions, according to Mike Harley of Environmental Initiative.
In our culture of distracted driving, school buses have become increasingly vulnerable. In 2012, 553 school buses were involved in accidents, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety.
It’s New Year’s Day, which means some new state laws are going into effect today.
Parents and bus drivers are going to take their fight against the possibility of privatized busing to school board members in Robbinsdale.
A school bus and a vehicle collided in Ham Lake, Minn. early Tuesday morning.
Four school buses at Prairie Seeds Academy in Brooklyn Park were vandalized overnight and some students were left stranded.