Tag: school bus driver

Industry, Transportation & Infrastructure

States given option to waive a CDL requirements to recruit school bus drivers

January 6, 2022

Via: Transportation Today

In coordination with the U.S. Department of Education, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration recently gave states the option of waiving one portion of the commercial driver’s license (CDL) skills test for school bus driver applicants. The waiver applies to […]

Industry, Transportation & Infrastructure

Pennsylvania works to address school bus driver shortage

October 25, 2021

Via: Transportation Today News

Kurt Myers, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) deputy secretary, and Dr. Noe Ortega, Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) secretary, recently met with the Pennsylvania School Bus Association to address the state’s bus driver shortage. PennDOT also recently contacted approximately 376,000 […]