BVSD Faces Bus Driver Shortage ahead of 2021-2022 School Year

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The Boulder Valley School district is facing a dire shortage of school bus drivers for the 2021-22 school year. This is despite a significant outreach campaign and the addition of incentives to the job offer. To find out more about what’s behind the shortage, what the district is doing to try to quickly staff up and other alternative means of transportation they are promoting, KGNU’s Shannon Young spoke with Tony Skala, Director of Transportation for the Boulder Valley School District and Landon Hilliard, BVSD’s Safe Routes to School Coordinator.


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