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Memphis taps ex-Fla. agency chief for top post

Posted on July 18, 2014

Courtesy MATA
Courtesy MATA
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Area Transit Authority board has picked Ron Garrison, a former head of the public transit system in Tallahassee, Fla., to be the next president and general manager of the Memphis bus system, reported The Daily News.

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As executive director of Tallahassee’s StarMetro system from April 2005 through the end of 2012, Garrison oversaw big changes to the bus system that decentralized it, according to the report.

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