Archive for December 11, 2012

Transportation Department Proposes GPS For School Buses

The School District Transportation Department is proposing to equip 550 of the district’s 800 buses with Global Positioning Systems (GPS) to provide better service to students, parents and School District staff. “The GPS will allow us to track the location and speed of the buses,” said Chief of Support Operations Joseph Sanches.  “It will also…

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School District And School District Police Benevolent Association (PBA) Reach Tentative Agreement

The School District of Palm Beach County and the Police Benevolent Association (PBA) have reached Tentative Agreement on contract negotiations. This agreement provides a wage increase for approximately 160 employees represented by the union.The two sides had been in negotiations since last May and concluded bargaining on December 5, 2012. Some highlights of the agreement include:…

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