Durham wins new Wisconsin, Illinois contracts

Source: School Bus Fleet, March 19, 2013

Beginning in August, Durham School Services will serve two new school districts: one in Wisconsin, and one in Illinois. The school bus contractor was recently awarded a three‐year contract by the School District of Beloit (Wis.). Durham will operate daily routes with a fleet of 33 buses, including 30 new buses that have low carbon emissions and high fuel efficiency ratings, officials said. In addition, every bus will feature digital video cameras to help in managing student behavior. They will also feature the latest in GPS technology to provide real‐time data from the road and to help manage fuel consumption….Durham has also been awarded a three‐year contract with Red Bud (Ill.) Community School Unit #132. Durham will operate daily routes with 23 buses, which will be equipped with digital video cameras and advanced GPS technology….