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Time to stop for buses

...deploy whenever a bus pauses to pick up or drop off children on busy county roads, according to Dewayne Porter, director of transportation for Columbia County schools. Porter said drivers who don't know the law or who aren't paying attention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-08-03/motorists-warned-watch-pu
Furniture Row Racing enjoys its out-of-the-way location in Denver

...backs. It's just a different operation."It takes four full-time truck drivers ? five if you count director of transportation Charlie Krauch ? to keep the wheels rolling for Martin Truex Jr.'s No. 78 Chevrolet. The team likes working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-01/furniture-row-racing-enjoy
John Hancock

...served as the chairman. After 30+ years he retired from American Airlines, and then served for 17 years as the Director of Transportation for the Williamson County School System. He was instrumental in the founding of the Boys & Girls Club of Franklin...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175381302
Bus cameras being tested to deal with offenders

...have been discussed there.Richmond County schools will also be experimenting with cameras.Jimmie Wiley, director of transportation, said two cameras will be installed for testing purposes. The cameras will be placed on bus routes that have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-08/bus-cameras-being-test
American-US Airways merger could jeopardize major hub airports

...their city should remain a hub."Nobody has that many hubs," said Robert Poole, an aviation expert and director of transportation policy at the Reason Foundation. "Eight hubs for the merged American would just not be sustainable ? too complex...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-14/american-us-airways-merger
Rants & Raves

...parapros, etc. You are letting teachers go because of cutbacks, increasing class sizes. But you are sending the director of transportation and two office workers to Las Vegas for a week. Where's that money coming from? I'm thinking it's time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-03-22/rants-raves
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Rants & Raves

...the shortages of drivers and adversity mentally they have to face every day. It's a rant, also, for the director of transportation. I've never once read anything positive he's had to say about his drivers during this time of shortages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-05-07/rants-raves
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Bus fumes add to pollution at schools

...funds from the special purpose local option sales tax to update its fleet, adding 28 buses since 2006, said Director of Transportation Mike Shinn. It also got $154,000 from the Georgia Environmental Protection Division to retrofit 19 buses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/19/met_515170.shtml
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School board upholds dismissal of bus driver

...with the school system. She also argued that other drivers had made the same mistake, yet kept their jobs. Director of Transportation Michael Shinn said he could recall three incidents involving children left on buses. In two cases, the driver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/16/met_479613.shtml
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Driver is fired after she left 9-year-old sleeping on bus

...when I drove the bus home." It wasn't the first problem Ms. Neal has had as a bus driver. In December, Director of Transportation Michael Shinn issued her a "memorandum of concern" for having what he considered to be an excessive number...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/23/met_476789.shtml
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