Fayette County Public Schools students return to class

By: Elizabeth Dorsett Email
By: Elizabeth Dorsett Email

After two snow days in a row, it was back to class Thursday for students in Fayette County.

27 NEWSFIRST rode along with transportation director John Kiser as he and other school administrators assessed road conditions.

Kiser says he and the others drive neighborhood streets and main roads to look for places that are extensively slick. Included in the others are former bus drivers.

Kiser says if they find a slick spot on a bus route, he'll talk with folks from the department of Streets and Roads and ask them to treat it before any buses roll out.

Kiser also says he speaks with experts at the National Weather service, before he meets up with the decision-making team.

Their findings are then presented to the superintendent, who makes the call about whether to go ahead with classes for the day.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 84109682 - wkyt.com/a?a=84109682
Gray Television, Inc.