Foothill Transit Awards Contract to First Transit

CINCINNATI, OH – First Transit, Inc. has been awarded a two year contract with three one year options by Foothill Transit’s Pomona Division to provide continued transit services beginning February, 2007.

Foothill Transit was formed in 1990, as an off shoot of LA MTA. First Transit began operating this service in 1997. We share the operation of Foothill with another First Transit location in Arcadia, CA. First Transit maintains and operates 170 buses at the Pomona location covering 21 fixed routes, providing both local fixed route and commuter services into downtown Los Angeles.

Our experienced staff including Phil DeLisle, General Manager, and Nick Promponas, Senior Vice President, will continue to lead the Foothill Transit management team.

First Transit, Inc. has more than 51 years of experience and is a leading provider of public transit contracting and management services in the United States, operating and managing more than 125 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.