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Transportation Department enacts policies to ensure accuracy

Beats

May 9, 2013

The Transportation Department instituted new guidelines for bus stop assignment changes and alternate pick-up and drop-off locations, according to Ron Farrand, director of facilities and transportation. “The stop assignment change was made to assure student residency in the school district and individual...

Transportation Department still hiring more bus drivers

Beats

April 18, 2013

The Transportation Department continues to hire more bus drivers as advertised on its website, according to Ron Farrand, director of facilities and transportation. “We are currently in pretty good shape for drivers,” Farrand said. “However, we continue to hire as we are experiencing our usual...

Transportation Department continues to look for new bus drivers

Beats

March 27, 2013

The Transportation Department plans to continue hiring new bus drivers, according to Ron Farrand, director of facilities and transportation. According to Farrand, although the bus driver shortage has been resolved, the department continues to train new bus drivers due to normal fluctuations in bus driver...

Transportation department encourages students to ride bus in winter

Students walk to buses after school near Main Cafeteria. Ron Farrand, director of facilities and transportation, said he recommends students use the bus service instead of driving in the winter due to the added safety features bus travel provides. PATEL/PHOTO

Beats

March 3, 2013

The transportation department continues to promote winter weather awareness and encourages students to choose the bus over driving themselves in the midst of winter, according to Ron Farrand, director of facilities and transportation. “Our website has many of the details describing why buses are saf...