Management & Operations

Palm Springs to take Contract Paratransit Back In-House

Posted on July 21, 1999

Staff of the Sunline Transit Agency in Palm Springs, Calif., recommended to its board of directors that it not issue an RFP for its paratransit service, called SunDial. Instead, the staff, led by general manager Richard Cromwell, wants to have Sunline personnel run the service. The staff’s board report recommended the following: “SunLine staff believes that the Mission Statement of SunLine Transit Agency, ‘To Provide and Expand Innovative Public Transit Services for the Coachella Valley - with a Commitment to Excellence and Environmental Leadership,’ is best achieved by bringing the SunDial service in house.” The service is currently operated by Laidlaw.

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