DIESEL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DIESEL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) More than one-third of Utah school buses ‘dirty’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57638269-78/bill-bus-buses-clean.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57638269-78/bill-bus-buses-clean.html.csp">More than one-third of Utah school buses ‘dirty’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By lisa schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-10T15:13:19.226-06:00">Updated Mar 10, 2014 03:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The oldest school bus in the state sits in a garage near a junior high in scenic Eden. This year, the bus turns 30 — older than some students’ parents. “It doesn’t get used a whole lot,” said Weber School District spokesman Nate Taggart, noting it only traveled 591 miles last year as a spare bus. Still, it’s one tiny part of what many say is a big problem for Utah — an aging fleet of school buses spewing toxic gases into the state’s already-sullied winter air. About 37 percent of all the state’...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57638269@www.sltrib.com Mon, 10 Mar 2014 15:13:19 MDT