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First Transit extended in Conn.

Posted on August 27, 2013

First Transit was recently retained by the Centerbrook, Conn.-based Estuary Transit District to continue operating and managing its fixed-route, deviated fixed-route and Dial-A-Ride services.

The contract will be for three years with two one-year options.

Ridership has increased 80% since 2008, when First Transit began serving the residents of lower Middlesex County. In 2011, the Community Transportation Association of America named Estuary Transit District Rural System of the Year.

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