Former Pittsburgh agency chief in talks to head Nashville MTA

Posted on July 15, 2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Former CEO of Pittsburgh's Port Authority of Allegheny County, Stephen Bland, appears to be the leading contender to head Nashville's Metropolitan Transit Authority, The Tennessean reported.

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So far, Bland is the only finalist for the job to return for follow-up interviews. The vacancy at the transit authority was created March 31 when Paul Ballard resigned after 12 years as MTA's CEO to lead the Fort Worth Transportation Authority in Texas.

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