May 17, 2013
John King has been the GM for the company’s Prince George’s County contract since 2006. In that time, under his direction, service grew to nearly 1200 daily trips, with 245 employees and 93 buses.
April 9, 2013
Ryan Larsen recently served as president of Ecolane, an innovative web-based software for managing paratransit. His previous roles include president and founder of Local Motion ITS Inc., and VP at DynTek.
February 25, 2013
The line, which officially opened on Jan. 28, has already generated $2.7 billion in development along the streetcar’s new corridor, including new apartments, condominiums, and an entertainment/sports complex.
December 18, 2012
Veolia has operated fixed route service under contract to the RTC without interruption since 1992 when the transit system inaugurated new service. Thirty-two employees who started with the company in 1992 are still with Veolia in Las Vegas.
October 10, 2012
The new contract goes into effect in November and includes operation of the city’s 130 vehicles in the fixed-route fleet.
August 9, 2012
Over the next three years Veolia will be implementing additional programs that will focus on both safety and customer service.
March 21, 2012
The graduates join the ranks of a select group that works directly with customers and transportation managers to provide safe, reliable service. The new assistant conductors were formally inducted earlier this month during a ceremony at MBCR's training facility in Somerville, Mass.
January 13, 2012
TWU members voted 450 to 68 to approve the contract.
January 5, 2012
Acquisition is comprised of 185 independent contractor drivers and approximately 30 employees. The GM and employees will remain with Veolia Transportation On Demand.
December 27, 2011
The two-year contract extension calls for Veolia Transportation to manage the Sprinter service through December 2014 with an additional 18-month extension — with the board’s discretion — through June 30, 2016. The original contract with Veolia was approved by the agency in April 2006.
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