Corry area school bus drivers honored during banquet

Contributed photo - Corry area school bus drivers Joyce Edwards, left, and Sue Rumnsey, right, and transportation manager of Mercer Transportation Jeff Kurtz were recently honored during a 25th annual bus driver appreciation banquet. Rumnsey was recognized for five years of safe driving service, Edwards was recognized for 10 years of driving safe service and Kurtz was the recipient of a Service Award.

A 25th annual driver appreciation banquet was recently held to give special recognition to Corry area school bus drivers.

The event was held at the Riverside Golf Club in Cambridge Springs and honored drivers with safe driving records.

The Northwest Tri-County Pupil Transportation Committee of intermediate Unit No. 5 sponsored the event.

The committee consists of transportation directors, contractors, and certified instructors for Erie, Warren and Crawford county schools.

Corry school bus drivers receiving awards were Sue Rumnsey for her five years of safe driving service and Joyce Edwards for her 10 years of safe driving service.

The Service Award was given to Jeff Kurtz, current chairman of the committee and transportation manager for Mercer Transportation.

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