ACCESS SERVICES SELECTS DIVERSIFIED TRANSPORTATION, LLC DBA KEOLIS TRANSIT AMERICA AS THE ANTELOPE VALLEY AREA PROVIDER

February 01, 2012 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
Los Angeles, California On Monday, January 23, 2012, the Access Services Board of Directors voted unanimously to award the operation of ADA paratransit services in the Antelope Valley, California area to Keolis Transit America. Beginning May 1, 2012, Keolis Transit America will be responsible for coordinating, dispatching and providing all the ADA paratransit trips that originate in the Antelope Valley service area for this new five year base term contract. Access staff found that "Diversified Transportation offers a blend of ADA paratransit experience, a competent team of professionals, innovative solutions to handle operational challenges, a focus on safety, and the financial resources of a national paratransit provider."

"This is our first contract award since Keolis Group acquired Tectrans and its group of companies less than two months ago," said Michael Griffus, Chief Executive Officer of Keolis Transit America. "The staff recommendation and positive comments makes us very proud. We are truly honored that the Access Services Board of Directors has selected Keolis Transit America as its long term partner."

About Keolis Transit America
Based in Los Angeles, California, Keolis Transit America is a full service transportation management company, with expertise in fixed-route, paratransit, taxi, airport, college and corporate shuttles and call center management. The company has been providing innovative transportation solutions since the 1940s, operates more than 100 contracts in the United States and employs over 1400 dedicated men and women.