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Eleven FCPS bus routes canceled Tuesday morning

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Posted at 6:44 AM, Sep 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-07 06:44:06-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Eleven Fayette County bus routes are canceled as of Tuesday morning.

The district posted the following morning routes, affected by the cancellations, on their website Tuesday:

  • AM Bus 117 Yates Bryan Station High Winburn
  • AM Bus 412 Bryan Station Middle
  • AM Bus 308 Millcreek MLK
  • AM Bus 15 Dunbar Morton
  • AM Bus 883 Southern Elementary Tates Creek High Southern Middle
  • AM Bus 1959 Southern Elementary Tates Creek High Southern Middle
  • AM Bus 1814 Douglass/CGW Edythe J Hayes
  • AM Bus 610 Russell Cave Bryan Station High Bryan Station Middle
  • AM Bus 1955 Lansdowne Tates Creek High Morton
  • AM Bus 220 Breckinridge Doulgass/CGW Edythe J Hayes
  • AM Bus 320 Liberty Douglass/CGW Morton

Officials have said this is because of the ongoing bus driver shortage.

Fayette County Public School Board recently approved a motion to raise the pay for substitute bus drivers amid a district-wide shortage. You can read more about that decision by clicking here.