New bill requires GPS tracking on all New York City school buses

January 11, 2019 | WABC

New York City Council approved a measure Wednesday to install GPS systems on school buses that will allow parents to use an app for tracking their children.

This comes after the sudden snowstorm in November left buses stranded in traffic for hours, and parents couldn’t reach their kids.

“It has a cascading effect, especially for children with special needs,” said Corey Johnson, Speaker of the NYC Council.

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