Pioneer Valley Transit Authority Renews Contract With First Transit

CINCINNATI, OH – First Transit, Inc. has been awarded a three year transit management services contract with a two year option by the Pioneer Valley Transit Authority (PVTA) in Springfield, Massachusetts beginning September 1st, 2006.

First Transit continues their partnership with PVTA since their original contract award in 2001. Tom Narrigan is the GM for PVTA with two Assistant General Managers, Ellen Grant and Jim Besaw; they will be supported by Dave Lee, Area Vice President.

First Transit, Inc. is a leading provider of public transit contracting and management services in the United States, operating and managing more than 120 systems in 33 states, Canada and Puerto Rico for transit authorities, state departments of transportation, federal agencies, municipal organizations, and private companies. First Transit employs more than 6,000 dedicated transit professionals.