Dennis Costerison, head of the Indiana Association of School Business Officials, said districts have pushed legislators in the past for permission to sell ads on their buses, getting nowhere. This time is different.
“We have schools losing millions from their transportation funds,” Costerison said. “They need to do something to keep their buses running.”
Maureen Hayden covers the Statehouse for the CNHI newspapers in Indiana. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow her on Twitter @MaureenHayden