Accessibility

MV to manage Arizona bus fleet

Posted on May 21, 2009

MV Transportation Inc. (MV) began services on May 4 for a new contract in Tucson, Ariz., to hire drivers, open a new facility and prepare the bus fleet for first day service.

 

The Pima County (Tucson, Ariz.) Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) awarded MV the new contract to operate its local transit services.

 

Under the terms of the three-year agreement, with two one-year options, MV will partner with the RTA to manage a fleet of 16 buses. MV has also proposed extensive technology to assist with real time reporting, vehicle tracking and system design. The annual revenue of this new contract is $1.5 million.

 

Based in Fairfield, Calif., MV is a private provider of paratransit services and a privately-owned transportation contracting firm in the U.S. The company employs more than 12,000 transit professionals and operates more than 190 paratransit, fixed-route, shuttle and Medicaid contracts in 24 states, the District of Columbia, and Canada.

 

View comments or post a comment on this story. (0 Comments)

More News

Lack of transportation options a major concern for seniors, people with disabilities

Combined with not being able to drive, a National Aging and Disability Transportation Center poll finds lack of options leaves them feeling frustrated, isolated, and trapped.

MBTA signs amended agreement to bolster system accessibility

The accord called over 200 commitments and obligations to improve the agency's fixed-route accessibility for people with disabilities.

PSTA offers free trips to medical services for low-income seniors

Qualified riders can receive two round trips or four one-way trips per month to medical services such as doctor appointments.

Victor Valley's volunteer driver program supplements traditional service

Volunteer drivers have provided 689,346 miles of escorted travel since the service started in 2013.

MV Transportation lands VIA paratransit contract

Will be responsible for operations, maintenance, dispatch, and safety within the VIAtrans paratransit service system.

See More News

Post a Comment

Post Comment

Comments (0)

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher

Automotive Fleet

The Car and truck fleet and leasing management magazine

Business Fleet

managing 10-50 company vehicles

Fleet Financials

Executive vehicle management

Government Fleet

managing public sector vehicles & equipment

TruckingInfo.com

THE COMMERCIAL TRUCK INDUSTRY’S MOST IN-DEPTH INFORMATION SOURCE

Work Truck Magazine

The number 1 resource for vocational truck fleets

Schoolbus Fleet

Serving school transportation professionals in the U.S. and Canada

LCT Magazine

Global Resource For Limousine and Bus Transportation