School Bus Operators Struggle to Find Drivers Ahead of School Year

August 25, 2021 9:06 PM | Tammy Mortier (Administrator)

WNBC-TV News 4 New York
Live Report: Greg Cergol
Bay Shore, Long Island

The school year is just around the corner – and school bus companies say they’re having trouble hiring drivers. Greg Cergol reports.

Frank Klein with Suffolk Transportation Service stated job applications are down over 60%. The impact could be unsettling for parents with long wait times at bus stops, possible cancellations of routes, and parents may be required to bring kids to school in certain areas.

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