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May 21, 2012

Las Vegas RTC cuts less than expected

Changes to paratransit services include at least a 50% discount for seniors and disabled riders and unlimited paratransit fares will be switched to 46-trip per month coupon books, effective July 2013.


December 6, 2011

King County taps Veolia for paratransit service

The contract extension runs through July 31, 2018.


June 15, 2011

Santa Monica renews MV for paratransit contract

Responsible for operating the service vehicles, taking phone reservations, dispatching and providing vehicle maintenance.


April 29, 2011

Houston Metro selects MV for paratransit services

Under the terms of the new four year agreement, will provide management, maintenance and operations for METROLift, which serves Houston and the surrounding areas.


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