Tennessee’s First Electric School Bus

In today’s episode, Jenna is speaking with Jerry Boyd, Washington County Director of Schools; Tony Roberts, Transportation Supervisor; and Jarrod Adams, Chief Operations Officer as they discuss the concept of zero emission school transportation as well as the steps it took for the district to purchase Tennessee’s first electric school bus. Having an electric bus not only paves the way for a more efficient way for transportation but also has positive impacts on their students, employees, and community.

Click here for the article that was mentioned during today’s podcast.

For any questions as to how your school district can start the conversation on zero emission school transportation, contact the Washington County School District.

For more information regarding the initiative that was mentioned, click here to learn about STRIDE Collaborative, an initiative to reduce diesel emissions and improving public health.

Check out this episode!