District scores low on bus safety exam
By Phyllis Moore
Published in News on May 28, 2013 1:46 PM
Wayne County Public Schools transportation employee Brandon Briggs checks over one of the county buses at the bus garage. His job is route maintenance. County school officials say they are having a difficult time keeping experienced mechanics on staff, leading to problems with maintaining the system's more than 200 buses.
For the second year in a row, the state's school bus inspection turned up safety concerns for buses in the Wayne County Public Schools fleet, which local officials are attributing in part to the economic downturn causing a high...
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