Management & Operations

MV wins California, Ohio contracts

Posted on December 3, 2008

MV Transportation Inc. (MV) was chosen by the Los Angeles City Council to operate and manage the Los Angeles Department of Transportation’s Region 2 Commuter Express system.

Under the terms of the five-year agreement, MV will begin services Jan. 1, 2009, through the use of 75 commuter coaches and large transit buses, utilizing a staff of more than 90. The company will also implement new technology to improve service, including DriveCam, automated passenger updates and the company’s fixed route on-time performance tracker.

In addition, MV’s Contract Transportation division was awarded a contract for the operation of Ohio’s Earthworks Transit services, which provides curb-to-curb transportation within the city limits of Newark and Heath.

Under the terms of the two-year contract, MV will begin providing service on Jan. 1, 2009, through the use of more than 15 vehicles. MV will be eligible for three additional one-year contract extensions upon the contract conclusion date of Dec. 31, 2010.

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