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New York City school bus strike would be city-wide headache, keep many kids home indefinitely

01.15.2013 | WPIX 11 News | “For those parents, it’s going to be really hard or impossible for [their] kids to get to school,” said Kim Madden, lead attorney for Advocates For Children New York, a children’s issues advocacy organization. ”MetroCards and reimbursement just won’t be enough.” Her organization is calling on the city and the bus driver’s union to come to an agreement soon. The organization is also asking the city government to make Access-A-Ride service more widely available for students while the strike is under way. Read article