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Goodyear awarded contract with L.A. Metro

Posted on August 18, 2010

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has been awarded a five-year contract to supply tires and tire-related services to Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro).

Goodyear again takes over the tire supply and service agreement after serving Metro from 1985 to 2006.

Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority operates the nation's second-largest transit bus fleet, with approximately 2,550 buses, including conventional and 60-foot Articulated buses.

Combined with Metro Rail and other transportation, it has an annual ridership of over 447 million, provides service to nearly 16,000 bus stops and operates more than 100 million miles annually.

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