Omnitrans Awards Contact to First Transit

CINCINNATI, OH – First Transit, Inc. has been awarded a contract by Omnitrans to provide paratransit services in San Bernardino, CA. The new contract started in July.

Brian Niemann serves as the Project Manager, bringing more than 16 years of experience in public transit services. His recent experience includes direct oversight of a 120 vehicle paratransit service in Oakland, CA. Mr. Niemann will lead the organization, give direction, maintain control, and be the focal point for the safe delivery of customer service to employees, customers, administrative officers and the general public at Omnitrans.

First Transit would also like to introduce as its Access Site Manager, Brian Overstreet. Mr. Overstreet has served since 2000 as the Operations Supervisor for our City of Los Angeles DASH services, operating in downtown LA. He will be responsible for day-to-day operations, HR functions, and training and safety for all operators and administrative staff.

Nick Promponas serves as the Senior Vice President and Don Swain serves as the Region Vice President responsible for the Omnitrans contract.

First Transit, Inc. is a leading provider of public transit contracting and management services in the United States, operating and maintaining 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.