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Nearly Half Of Plano ISD’s Bus Fleet Older Than 2007

There’s nothing new about dozens of school buses in one district. In fact, the I-Team discovered some of the fleet is old enough to have hauled some parents when they were in school!

CBS 11–08/25/2014

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Drivers Urged To Be Careful Near School Buses

Some Texas troopers will be trailing school buses or on board to make sure other drivers use care near the vehicles hauling children to and from classes.


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DISD Makes Changes To Controversial Student Transportation Plan

New signs brought sighs of relief from some Dallas Independent School District parents today, as changes were made to car services that transport more than two thousand students to school.

CBS 11–09/03/2013

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North Texas Superintendent Catches School Bus

School starts on Monday and to make sure things go as smooth as possible, members of the Dallas Independent School District took time to test their school bus routes, before student’s head back to classes.


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School Bus Drivers Complain About Dangerous Intersections

According to Dallas County bus drivers in Richardson, there are a number of poorly maintained intersections that are putting them, bus monitors and schoolchildren at risk.


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Dallas Co. Schools Wants A Police Force & Cameras

Dallas County Schools, the agency that runs the school buses transporting students to and from class, wants to create its own police force. The goal of the agency? To crack down on drivers running past stopped buses.


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Allen Neighborhoods Fighting ISD Over School Buses

Residents are fuming over Allen ISD’s decision to house more than 100 school buses in a new service center at Watters Road and Bossy Boots Drive, saying the move will reduce property values by up to 10 percent and introduce health risks into the area.


Seat Belts Now Mandatory In School Buses

A new state law says school buses must be equipped with seat belts, beginning today.