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Ichabod Crane Transportation Department Earns Excellent Passing Rating on NYS DOT School Bus Safety Inspection


(June 16, 2016) The Ichabod Crane Central School Transportation Department earned a 97.2 percent rating on a New York State Department of Transportation (DOT) school bus safety inspection report for the period of April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2016. The DOT commends districts with an inspection rate over 90 percent. The District has a five-year average of 98.44 percent.

All vehicles subject to inspection by the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) are required to be inspected at least every six months.

Safety is the number one priority of the Transportation Department as proven by the excellent inspection record now and over many years at IC.

At a recent Board of Education meeting, Business Manager Michael Brennan thanked Head Bus Driver Sharon Thorsey, Assistant Head Bus Driver Tami Barlow, and Head Mechanic Eric Carey, as well as the entire Transportation Department for their diligence and commitment towards bus safety.