How Safe are our Kids GETTING ON and OFF the School Bus? NMA E-Newsletter #397

This month, our children and grandchildren will be going back to school after a long summer of fun and vacation.  Many of those kids will be riding a school bus. Did you know that riding a school bus is the safest way for a child to go to school? In fact, riding a school bus […]

Smile for the NMA Foundation: NMA E-Newsletter 396

If you are an online shopper, odds are good that you have ventured on to the site to compare pricing, read customer reviews, and make purchases.  During the last two years we know that NMA supporters have acquired over $280,000 worth of goods and services from Amazon that have directly benefitted our nonprofit NMA […]

School—Now in Session: NMA E-Newsletter #395

If you grew up in rural America, you probably rode a school bus to school every day. If a child lives in the country or farther away from the school, the only reasonable way to get there is to ride a yellow school bus. Someone has to pay for that though and school districts, especially […]

Texas DOT asks for advice from the public on the I-35 upgrades!

The Texas Department of Transportation wants to improve safety and mobility for I-35 but they need your help. A survey has been created to find out how you think they could upgrade the roads. The department of transportation is developing guidelines for aesthetic upgrades from Rundberg to Woodland. To take the survey, visit

Washington DOT looking for feedback on SR 162 study

The DOT is looking at what improvements can be made to SR 162 between Orting and Sumner. The Washington State Department of Transportation wants your feedback. WSDOT is conducting a study to look at how traffic flow can be improved along State Route 162 between Sumner and Orting. Considering congestion, planned development and growth in the […]