Parents to Improve School Transportation: VOTE YES! SCHOOL BUS BILL OF RIGHTS


Many busing events throughout October!

Tuesday, October 09, 2012 10:27:00 PM
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Thanks to all who attended PIST meeting in Queens held Oct 6.  We decided to support events such as the following 4:

1.  Weds 10/10/12

New York City Council Hearing:

School Bus Service in NYC: Is DOE Meeting the Need?

1:00 p.m.  (parents get to speak starting around 3:00)

250 Broadway, 16th floor Committee Room, Manhattan

Register with Sergeant-at-Arms before it starts, you can then testify for 2 minutes.

Or email comments to

2.  Weds 10/17/12 Two events:


Chancellor D. Walcott will address a “Parents as Partners” program at

Fashion Industries High School 24th St. between 7th and 8th aves, Manhattan

5:30 to 8:00 p.m

We suggest you bring a sign or question about DOE’s approach to BUSING


District 75 Community Ed. Council forum on OPT and busing

With OPT new Director Alexandra Robinson 6:30 pm

 P721R, The Hungerford School 155 Tompkins Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10304

3.  Thurs 10/18/12

Citywide Council on Special Education forum on OPT and busing

6:00 p.m. IS 259 at 7301 Fort Hamilton Parkway in Brooklyn, NY

Q & A with OPT officials---Sign up to speak 5:30---Contact